running snow tires on the front only of a front drive car

Zsolt zsolt1 at
Fri Dec 13 14:10:02 EST 2002

You may want to consider the Nokian NRW. They are considered all weather
tires (not all season) and the only tire in Canada that has snow rating.
They also have great traction on snow and handle well in the summer. I
find it an over all great tire.


JordanVw at wrote:
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> thanks for the feedback folks.. it seems the general consensus is to run all
> 4 snows to increase stability/handling even tho the rear wheels arent drive
> wheels.
>  my question is - if i go out and spend another $150 on 2 more snow tires for
> the rears of her '86 5k NON-Q will this solve the problem? or are snow tires
> just not meant for high speed freeway driving? (80% of her commute is on
> turnpike ay 75-80mph) thats where she complained about the "squirrelyness"
> on the highway, not around town.
> thanks
> chris

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