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Old 01-12-2013, 05:03 PM  
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Think about this, it's very simple:

-front tire blowout... how well can you steer safely off the road?

-rear tire blowout... at least you still have some ability to steer

-winter driving... no excuse. Get good tires on all corners!
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Originally Posted by GonOvr View Post
I had a spare tire go up in flames once, my truck was hit with an rpg though.
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