Originally Posted by Chaddz3
As far as being 8 year old tires... that is getting kinda old, but as long as they were stored correctly, out of the sun and the elements, they should be ok..
Actually tires stored suffer from dry rot which usually occurs ironically in moister climates. All rubber isn't created equal and it's a risk using old tires so if you're willing to take that risk so be it. I personally wouldn't since I drive very pretty hard and ask alot from my tires.