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Kumho Crugen Tires?


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#21 OFFLINE   PrinzII

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Posted 28 August 2017 - 09:54 AM

Since you compared them to Michelins it would be interesting to see how they feel and sound after the first 30-40K miles. New Michelins are great but as the softer outer compound wears and you enter the second stage of tire life between 30-40k they are hella noisy.

 

You have great taste in rims. I love that rim.

 

The Yokos were better in that regard.  Even when worn, they were pretty smooth.

 

As for my taste in rims, I tend to pay close attention to how well a wheel goes with the lines of the car. 


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#22 OFFLINE   PrinzII

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Posted 28 August 2017 - 09:57 AM

Taken from http://www.wheelspecialists.comlocated in Tempe, AZ

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#23 OFFLINE   PrinzII

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Posted 28 August 2017 - 10:12 AM

However, since the tires are V-rated, I don't have to worry about heat buildup since I deal with temps from 100-120+ degrees this time of year.



#24 OFFLINE   akirby

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Posted 28 August 2017 - 10:13 AM

I don't think I've ever had a set of tires last more than 35K.



#25 OFFLINE   PrinzII

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Posted 25 September 2017 - 01:43 PM

Looks like I may have to take a trip to Discount today.  The (not-so-good) vibrations have returned.


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#26 OFFLINE   onyxbfly

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Posted 25 September 2017 - 02:02 PM

Looks like I may have to take a trip to Discount today.  The (not-so-good) vibrations have returned.

 

We appreciate you updating the thread.  Wish there was a dislike button because as helpful as your opinion is. It's something that no one wants to hear since your tires are about a month old. I.E I like the invaluable info you're sharing. I dislike the that you're dealing with this.


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#27 OFFLINE   WWWPerfA_ZN0W

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Posted 25 September 2017 - 05:11 PM

Oh joy!  There must be a bent or cracked rim that nobody's noticed yet.  Or maybe a worn control arm bushing or tie rod end?



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Posted 28 September 2017 - 01:50 PM

You'd be surprised at how many threads leave us hanging on here......lbvs



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Posted 28 September 2017 - 02:53 PM

Oh joy!  There must be a bent or cracked rim that nobody's noticed yet.  Or maybe a worn control arm bushing or tie rod end?

 

Today, the vibrations were drastically lessened.  I would not be surprised if those bushings were worn out.  Too bad they don't have polyurethane bushings for the Edge.


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Posted 28 September 2017 - 04:22 PM

Playing games with you ...




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