[BiturboS4] Couple of Questions

Michael Kuriger michael at isuzu-mods.com
Mon Apr 28 15:31:53 EDT 2003

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reversing causes the layers to seperate, which causes bubbles and blows
the tires out very fast.  I believe only old bias ply tires can be
reversed once worn in.


Ti Kan wrote:

>John M. Harrison writes:
>>Ti, would you recommend
>>strictly front to rear for tires not designated with a rotation
>>direction as well?
>Audi has always recommended rotating the tires on the same side
>for all its cars, and I go along with that.  It is probably tire-specific,
>but I think even on non-directional tires, the tread blocks tend to
>"take a set" to spin in a preferred direction.  Reversing that may
>actually accelerate wear.
>2003 A4 1.8T multitronic
>2001 S4 biturbo 6-sp
>1984 5000S turbo
>1980 4000 2.0 5-sp
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