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Needing new tires! Got the cheap Kumho's on now. Am I seeing correctly that Kumho and Continental are the only tire makers for our size?
 

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My choice for the rear would be 185/55R15 General RT43.
Just a little bigger than stock,
and not too wide (mileage reduction due to rolling resistance)

This tire inflates to 51 psi max, so adjust pressure. I would run 42-44 psi...

My other choice would be Ironman iMove Gen 2 AS
My local tire shop got me 2 out the door for $100, great price!
http://www.herculestire.com/tire-ga...ght-truck/performance-touring/imove-gen-2-as/
 

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There were various tire sizes offered from the factory over the years:

155/60-15 front 175/55-15 rear
165/60-15 front 195/50-15 rear
175/55-15 front 195/50-15 rear

Which do you happen to have?

(Anyways, Matt seems to be very knowledgeable with regards to tires...)
 

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Matt is the man on tires. I don't drive many miles (so not concerned about a small mileage hit) so I went with 195/50 all the way around for ride, handling, style. Of course you have to put bigger rims on the front to do so.
 

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There were various tire sizes offered from the factory over the years:

155/60-15 front 175/55-15 rear
165/60-15 front 195/50-15 rear
175/55-15 front 195/50-15 rear

Which do you happen to have?

(Anyways, Matt seems to be very knowledgeable with regards to tires...)
175/55R & 155/60R. Don't know which is front or back.
 

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Smaller in front, the 155/60.... ?
We noticed after owning this car a few weeks that we had one of each mixed up on the front and back. I thing catycorner. I think I put the narrower on the front and wide in back, but not sure.
 

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We noticed after owning this car a few weeks that we had one of each mixed up on the front and back. I thing catycorner. I think I put the narrower on the front and wide in back, but not sure.


Well, I'm glad you're here, and safe. Not sure exactly how much but I'm sure that affects handling/safety.


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