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Old 11-22-2012, 07:13 PM   #33
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markwb - AFAIK, the "rationale" came from chain store lawyers who felt that it would be hard to defend a suit claiming that the worn tires on the rear let the vehicle "skid out of control" causing an accident. From there it spread, like a (leave bleep to imagination).

This is not "logical" says Spock...

Unfortunately "logic" and "legally defensible position" have little in common...
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