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Old 11-25-2011, 09:18 AM   #11
NorthernFocalPoint
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Hmmm - what tire did you get and what size?
I put General Altimax Arctics in 195/65R15 (vs. the 215/50R17's all-season Contis they came with) and had no issues in the sloppy wet snow we got this week in Ottawa.

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Originally Posted by zak404 View Post
My new focus was terrible on the first snow fall of the year (roads still warm) with snow tires.I think part of it may be the tires aren't aggressive enough and sacrifice traction to make them quieter! On last focus I had cheap snow tires that were very noisy but my car was like a 4x4! They were Goodyear Nordics.
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