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Old 12-25-2011, 10:57 AM   #42
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Originally Posted by Dondi View Post
Any gas savings will be lost because the tires will need to be replaced sooner due to faster tire wear. Also, over inflated tires decrease handling and stopping ability because there is less tire contact with the road.
I have 15" conti tires that have a max cold psi at 51. So how would 44 psi be over inflated or have less contact with the road?
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