got a great deal on tires wanted to share!! - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Tech Discussions > Wheels & Tires

Wheels & Tires The place to go for answers on wheel types, tire sizes, offset, wheel patterns and more.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
FocusFest FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply




 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-26-2014, 09:19 AM   #1
Focus Addict
 
budpln's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Fan#: 89951
Location: dracut, MA
What I Drive: 2008 red ses

Posts: 914
Points 2,756, Level 32
Points: 2,756, Level: 32 Points: 2,756, Level: 32 Points: 2,756, Level: 32
Level Up 4% Completed
Level up: 4% Level up: 4% Level up: 4%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 1 budpln Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
got a great deal on tires wanted to share!!

So I needed summer tires for my foci this year and dont have a huge budget. Idid a lot of research trying to find a good tire came across the kumho ecsta pa31's 205/50/16 they have good reviews.

They are priced at $76 per tire so its a fairly cheap tire with good reviews. Originally I saw them on tire rack and was going to buy from them until I saw them on tread depot they were the same price but have a $50 dollar rebate with them.

I just ordered them so will have to wait and see how it turns out but the transaction was easy I just wanted to let anyone who might need tires what a great deal tread depot is offering.

cost me $302 for 4 tires shipped to my door.


budpln is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-28-2014, 06:24 PM   #2
Focus Fanatic
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Fan#: 62350
Location: queens, NY
What I Drive: 2003 eap svt

Posts: 2,624
Points 10,586, Level 68
Points: 10,586, Level: 68 Points: 10,586, Level: 68 Points: 10,586, Level: 68
Level Up 34% Completed
Level up: 34% Level up: 34% Level up: 34%
Forum Activity 29%
Activity: 29% Activity: 29% Activity: 29%
FF Reputation: 5 pasta Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (45)
Not bad
pasta is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-28-2014, 10:38 PM   #3
Where am I?
 
zetecDon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Fan#: 62506
Location: east of Cincinnati, OH
What I Drive: 02 ZX3, 02 MX-5

Posts: 8,393
Points 13,302, Level 75
Points: 13,302, Level: 75 Points: 13,302, Level: 75 Points: 13,302, Level: 75
Level Up 13% Completed
Level up: 13% Level up: 13% Level up: 13%
Forum Activity 29%
Activity: 29% Activity: 29% Activity: 29%
FF Reputation: 29 zetecDon Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (46)
Moved to "Wheels & Tires".
zetecDon is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-29-2014, 04:54 PM   #4
Focus Fanatic
 
CunFFS13's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Fan#: 117411
Location: Cancun, Mexico
What I Drive: 2013 Sterling Gray Ford Focus S MT

Posts: 2,517
Points 2,400, Level 29
Points: 2,400, Level: 29 Points: 2,400, Level: 29 Points: 2,400, Level: 29
Level Up 67% Completed
Level up: 67% Level up: 67% Level up: 67%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 6 CunFFS13 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
My math doesn't match
"They are priced at $76"
Then you find a better deal
"Have a $50 dollar rebate"
And you ended paying
"$302 for 4 tires"
76X4-50=254.... So where's the savings!

OK I see it now... TY for your response

Last edited by CunFFS13; 03-30-2014 at 05:37 PM.
CunFFS13 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-30-2014, 04:37 PM   #5
Focus Addict
 
budpln's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Fan#: 89951
Location: dracut, MA
What I Drive: 2008 red ses

Posts: 914
Points 2,756, Level 32
Points: 2,756, Level: 32 Points: 2,756, Level: 32 Points: 2,756, Level: 32
Level Up 4% Completed
Level up: 4% Level up: 4% Level up: 4%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 1 budpln Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
because shipping cost $$$
budpln is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-30-2014, 04:42 PM   #6
Focus Addict
 
budpln's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Fan#: 89951
Location: dracut, MA
What I Drive: 2008 red ses

Posts: 914
Points 2,756, Level 32
Points: 2,756, Level: 32 Points: 2,756, Level: 32 Points: 2,756, Level: 32
Level Up 4% Completed
Level up: 4% Level up: 4% Level up: 4%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 1 budpln Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
76 x 4= 304 + 48.90shipping = 352.90 - 50 = 302.90
budpln is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-01-2014, 08:41 AM   #7
Focus Fanatic
 
PratoN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Fan#: 88058
Location: Milwaukee, WI
What I Drive: 2012 Kona Blue Ti Hatchback, DCT

Posts: 4,061
Points 3,188, Level 34
Points: 3,188, Level: 34 Points: 3,188, Level: 34 Points: 3,188, Level: 34
Level Up 92% Completed
Level up: 92% Level up: 92% Level up: 92%
Forum Activity 4%
Activity: 4% Activity: 4% Activity: 4%
FF Reputation: 15 PratoN Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Are they already on your car? Do you like them? They look like they have good reviews, though they were only released a few months ago (August?), so their tread wear and durability are still kind of unknown. I think I'm willing to find out for the price.

I need new tires in a week or two so I wanted your opinion (handling, noise) if you have them installed!

EDIT: Ooh, but I just realized Hankook has a $60 rebate this month now too! Decisions...
__________________
2012 FF Ti HB Kona Blue, DCT, Built 5/24/2011, 401A + Ti Handling Package, Parking Technology Package, Winter Package, Moonroof, and MFT w/NAV at v3.6 109k miles and counting...
PratoN is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-01-2014, 11:04 AM   #8
Focus Fanatic
 
RonMaiden's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Fan#: 99230
Location: Littleton, CO
What I Drive: 2012 Red Candy Metallic Hatch SE

Posts: 4,172
Points 4,276, Level 41
Points: 4,276, Level: 41 Points: 4,276, Level: 41 Points: 4,276, Level: 41
Level Up 63% Completed
Level up: 63% Level up: 63% Level up: 63%
Forum Activity 4%
Activity: 4% Activity: 4% Activity: 4%
FF Reputation: 6 RonMaiden Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Discount direct has free shipping so I wonder how much these tires are if they carry that version
__________________
'12 Focus Red Candy SE Sport 5 spd
'99 Toyota 4Runner Sport
'11 Subaru WRX STI Hatch
RonMaiden is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-01-2014, 03:12 PM   #9
Focus Addict
 
budpln's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Fan#: 89951
Location: dracut, MA
What I Drive: 2008 red ses

Posts: 914
Points 2,756, Level 32
Points: 2,756, Level: 32 Points: 2,756, Level: 32 Points: 2,756, Level: 32
Level Up 4% Completed
Level up: 4% Level up: 4% Level up: 4%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 1 budpln Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
I just installed them on my car today! took them for a quick test run got it up to 70 on a small stretch of road to check out balance and whatnot. I have a 30 mile highway drive tomorrow so I will update. they sounded really quiet so far. they look pretty good not low pros but I didn't want that I want a good tire that will last me a long time and be all around of good quality. I mounted them on my snowflakes i will snap a picture tomorrow. got the old tires taken off and disposed of and the new tires on and balanced for 50 bucks from my favorite shop. total on the tires is $352 mounted!!! I feel that I got a really good deal.
budpln is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-01-2014, 03:17 PM   #10
Focus Addict
 
budpln's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Fan#: 89951
Location: dracut, MA
What I Drive: 2008 red ses

Posts: 914
Points 2,756, Level 32
Points: 2,756, Level: 32 Points: 2,756, Level: 32 Points: 2,756, Level: 32
Level Up 4% Completed
Level up: 4% Level up: 4% Level up: 4%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 1 budpln Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Quote:
Originally Posted by RonMaiden View Post
Discount direct has free shipping so I wonder how much these tires are if they carry that version
they dont have the pa31.
budpln is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:08 AM.


Copyright 2002-2015 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Mazda CX-3, Audi S3, Mazda MX-5 Miata and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus, Focus ST and Focus RS related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. If you own other makes have a look at Challenger Hellcat Forum, Charger Hellcat Forum, Cadillac ATS-V Forum, Cadillac ATS Forum, Cadillac CTS-V Forum, Lexus RC-F Forum, Lexus GS-F Forum, Mercedes GLA Forum, Mercedes GLE Forum, Civic Type-R Forum and Volvo XC90 Forum.





Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1