Thread: New Tires
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Old 04-01-2016, 02:11 PM   #19
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Default Re: New Tires

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Originally Posted by 2manycars View Post
My brother has my father's car, and it has the Sears tires that have been on it since the 70's. They are nylon cord tires, and are as good as when new. The only down side is that on a cold day, they seem square for a mile or so until the tire heats up and the flat spot from parking is made round again.
They may look as good but let me assure you they are not safe! 40 plus year old tires are a recipe for injury and accidents. Hopefully someone will tell him how unsafe they really are. To suggest otherwise is foolhardy. Wayne
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