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post #48 of (permalink) Old 07-20-2006, 10:54 AM
METEORO
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Originally Posted by ALEXIS
The end result after 3 days with my car, a new set of Bridgestone tires. Now the car rides straight & can't complain expect for that they have a little more road noise then the dunlops.
Hmmm I find them quiter than the Dunlops. Though my Dunlops had had a rough 4500 miles on them.

Now, what I do find is that they RE050 are not as predictable when pushed to the limit, the break away hard, not like the dunlops that broke away very progressively, giving you plenty of feedback. Also, the re050 squeal somewhat when pushed hard, the dunlops never did that....though I have not played with the air pressure yet.

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