[s-cars] Tire Pressures
kirby.a.smith at verizon.net
Wed May 19 11:13:56 EDT 2004
I don't think you would find Bridgestone SO-2s slippery at 36 psi. I
run mine around 38 psi, and the tread edges still wear faster than the
tread center. Optimal tire pressure will depend on tread construction
and section height, not to mention driving style, camber, etc.
Bill Clancy wrote:
> Has anyone done any trial and error? I did and I ended up with 32 psi on
> my stock 16x8's. with 34-36 the car feels slippery on the highway.
> 28-31 and it feels muddy -- not to mention that I am sure it would wreck the
> I have no experience with 17's but i did spend a fair amount of time fine
> tuning the pressure with the 16's.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Michael Wakefield" <mwake at rmi.net>
> To: <NDoshi at aol.com>
> Cc: <s-car-list at audifans.com>
> Sent: Tuesday, May 18, 2004 8:18 PM
> Subject: Re: [s-cars] Tire Pressures
> > My gas flap says 36 lightly loaded, and 42 at full load.
> > Mike Wakefield
> > 93S4
> > 97Cab
> > On May 18, 2004, at 8:51 PM, NDoshi at aol.com wrote:
> > > What tire pressures are you folks with 17" wheels running?
> > >
> > > TIA
> > >
> > > Nick
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