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Old 11-04-2012, 11:55 AM   #1
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Tire Recommendation 235/40/18

I am having trouble finding a decent tire.

size 235/40/18

What I am looking for is an All-Season, Name Brand, HAS a treadware warranty (I like these since they usually last longer, no Specific treadware rating I want though), I like tires with rim protectors, and if possible a tired that is not directional as I can rotate them myself in all different positions.

I'm not looking for pure summer performance tires. Tirerack and tiresplus and even Costco have a horrible selection. Like 3 choices.

I'm open to other options and opinions too but please be all-seasons.


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Old 11-04-2012, 04:56 PM   #4
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Both are pretty decent.

One direction and one assymetric. GREAT price on those Generals.

One issue I have is, are those really name brand? I have heard of both tire brands but no experience with them and I know no one else with any of those brands tires either. I'm usually a Bridgestone, Firestone guy. It's hard to stray but I want to find something else cause I know there are lots of good tires out there.
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This is my second set of Generals. I had a set on my Mustang before. They are a name brand, just not a big name. They're super quiet on the highway, stick well. I had Michelins on my SVTF and liked them but for the price they're ridiculous. I'd do Generals again, hands down...

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General Tire has been around since 1915 or something and they owned by Continental so they shouldn't have any problems.
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That's good to know. I really like both the warranty, the look, and the price on those Generals. I guess I forgot to look at Tirerack because they have a bigger selection than the other 3 places I tried.

I am still going to continue to look and am open for more suggestions.
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