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    Rotate your tires!!!

    So I just got around to rotating my tires tonight (8,000 miles) and my fronts are GONE. I knew they were getting close to the wear bars but I didn't realize just how worn they were until I took the wheels off. My rears have at least 40% left so I'm guessing it's my driving lol

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    Sorry to hear that.

    I suppose your experience supports what I think is the recommendation from Fiat, to rotate tires every 4k miles?

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    Yep definitely, I didn't intend to go this long before doing it but I've put 6k of those miles in the last 4 weeks so it got away from me a little

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    geez what's the numerical number re wear?

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    No idea on numbers and the car is put up for the night, here is a pic to demonstrate the right front (the inside is especially worn) vs the right rear


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    Welcome to the world of PZeros... Well known for their 10k lifespan!
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    Wow... 8k miles, and you need new ones. I thinks I find a better brand tire. You really only need to replace 2 of the 4 tires. But still, at 8K mile. Whats the tread wear number on those puppies?


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    How in the world have you worn new tires out like that? this is truely amazing, considering i have 12k and havent rotated. my tires look brand new still. a little brown, but brand new.
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    With 1.5 camber and low profile tires it is normal for wear like this but 8K seams ridiculous.This is why I am hesitant on lowering springs because that makes the camber worse.

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    Quote Originally Posted by woodyracing View Post
    No idea on numbers and the car is put up for the night, here is a pic to demonstrate the right front (the inside is especially worn) vs the right rear
    You need an alignment ASAP ...
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