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> Time to retire from all of this, forewarned is for-armed.......
forrestkhaag
post Jul 11 2018, 03:40 PM
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My Pal Kieth (Please have Larmo check the spelling......... (IMG:style_emoticons/default/sheeplove.gif) ) noticed on the lift yesterday while at eye level, that my tires are tired....... and in need of a full change out to new rubber. A good eye is always good.

Keith (SP / er,......Larmo) was correct..............

The sidewall at the or near the bead is showing hairline cracks (as are we all) and the rear set of two are measurable less endowed......... (Again,....Larmo)

So the question is, is Tire Rack or other the way to go or there a better Tire Rack?

Or just bite the bullet and go the Newport Beach Porsche Dealer route to go all in on their offer to replace all four mounted and balanced for (.....the bargain price of....) $1267.00 plus tire disposal fees ( 20 bucks a tire) and disposal of the disposal wrapping needed in SoCal to dispose of disposal stuff,... add fees of 25 dollars a corner + an environment impact up-surcharge of 45.00 dollars per corner / to cover that hideous rubber-exposure after take off / that which is exposed to the sun or air in the human condition in SoCal not mounted. ......... it goes on and on.... And the air still sucks.

However,...

I'm thinking Tire Rack.............. Insight or what is your bad or best experience on a new set of treads?


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forrestkhaag   Time to retire from all of this   Jul 11 2018, 03:40 PM
mgp4591   Pull your own wheels and mark them per corner, tak...   Jul 11 2018, 03:46 PM
euro911   I typically buy tires from Discount Tire in AZ and...   Jul 11 2018, 03:49 PM
amfab   Ziptire, most definitely see this thread: http:/...   Jul 11 2018, 03:52 PM
infraredcalvin   Done the tire rack thing, it’s fine but mounting...   Jul 11 2018, 04:41 PM
914-300Hemi   Done the tire rack thing, it’s fine but mountin...   Jul 11 2018, 07:34 PM
Travis Neff   I have done tire rack on the past several sets of ...   Jul 11 2018, 04:45 PM
toolguy   Simple Tire. Better prices and free shipping Mount...   Jul 11 2018, 05:00 PM
1TRICK6   America's Tire is the only way to go.   Jul 11 2018, 05:18 PM
worn   Man Forrest, you had me scared. Tire rack has sav...   Jul 11 2018, 06:01 PM
Coondog   America's Tire is the only way to go. For...   Jul 11 2018, 06:59 PM
mb911   Depends on tire size. For 225/60 /15 p6000s instal...   Jul 11 2018, 05:47 PM
forrestkhaag   Great advice from all / thanks and i will begin do...   Jul 11 2018, 06:03 PM
mepstein   We are lucky. Tire rack warehouse up the road. 15%...   Jul 11 2018, 06:19 PM
ndfrigi   Sir Forrest, try American Tire depot. Used them s...   Jul 11 2018, 07:07 PM
Beach914   I buy my tires from dicounted wheel warehouse in F...   Jul 11 2018, 07:13 PM
Larmo63   Call Laurie down at Three Arch Bay, she can get yo...   Jul 11 2018, 08:04 PM
Tom_T   Forest, Try Lucas Tire over in Long Beach, as the...   Jul 12 2018, 09:37 PM
Larmo63   I was at Lucas today buying wide whites for my Ghi...   Jul 12 2018, 09:45 PM
ConeDodger   I just drive the 20 miles out to Tire Rack. Save t...   Jul 13 2018, 12:47 AM


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