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Old 06-11-2010, 05:14 AM   #1
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i bought the 4495 tires. but both way looks like they have a v pattern which way do i mount them does it really matter?
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When I ran these tyres I ran them so that the wide V's would contact first, if that makes sense?

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i have mine with the small v first..i dont think it matters.may help with traction? idk...all i know is real tires it will help with water distribution if its raining.for better traction..
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im suprised they dont put a direction
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i run them backwards, gives me more acceleration and G force
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looking from above the car, the V that starts from the sidewalls/edges of the tire should point forward. thats alteast how i ran them when i had a touring car
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i run them backwards, gives me more acceleration and G force
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looking from above the car, the V that starts from the sidewalls/edges of the tire should point forward. thats alteast how i ran them when i had a touring car
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