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Old 11-26-2010, 06:03 PM   #15
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XRV tires

Originally Posted by allynne View Post
A word of caution about XRV Michelins: The only Blowouts I am aware of with Michelins (about 7) occured with XRVs. Apparently the softer sidewalls for a smoother ride allowed too much flexing causing the tires to fail.

Haven't heard of any problems with them in the last several years, maybe they have resolved any problems.

Al Sawyer
'05 MADP
The correct air will 90% stop that. Michelins are normal for soft side walls even with the XRV ar a 14 ply rate.

Mike, Janet & Duchess (cavalier King Charles)
2008 35B windsport, Brazel's rear TracBar, Koni shocks & Safe T plus steering
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