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Tire Positions? #392192 Feb 5, 12:41pm Feb 5, 12:41pm
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Tire Positions?
Hey guys, wondering if you could help with this:

I bought 4 GTS tires to put on my GT...2 are a little more worn than the other 2...The the 2 more worn ones go in the front? Also, I don't have to have it professionally mounted/balanced, etc, right? I can do it myself? Thanks.

Re: Tire Positions? [Re: majid23] #392193 Feb 5, 12:45pm Feb 5, 12:45pm
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If you are just putting them on your car now, put the more worn tires on the back. The front-wheel-drive car will wear out the other before the back ones. rotate every 10000 km.

Re: Tire Positions? [Re: yellowgt] #392194 Feb 5, 12:53pm Feb 5, 12:53pm
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Alright, cool...so worn ones on back, newer ones on front. Every 10,000 km? wink I do 3,000 mi which is pretty much the same I guess...Thanks

Re: Tire Positions? [Re: majid23] #392195 Feb 5, 12:58pm Feb 5, 12:58pm
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So you suggest I do it myself, right? Shouldn't be mounted and balanced professionally?

Re: Tire Positions? [Re: majid23] #392196 Feb 5, 2:53pm Feb 5, 2:53pm
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It isnt hard at all, just like replacing a spare. You should do it yourself, only go to a pro to get it alligned if the allignment is messed up.

Re: Tire Positions? [Re: Pissprinkler] #392197 Feb 5, 5:24pm Feb 5, 5:24pm
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Thanks guys...Only took about 20-30 min to do...Alignment is fine so far. Guess I'll know after a highway test tomorrow...

Re: Tire Positions? [Re: majid23] #392198 Feb 5, 11:45pm Feb 5, 11:45pm
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Yes...worn tires in the back

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