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Old 08-19-2002, 11:18 AM   #1
 
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let me know how often you guys do this on daily, auto X ...etc

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look at your tires, and if you see uneven wear, rotate them Click the image to open in full size.
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at that point its too late, do it at 3000 if your very hard driving and 5000 if your easy on them.
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every oil change. i mean i am sure i donthave to but i do it so i dont have to remember when i need to do it. plus i have so3 pole positions so i want them to last me as long as possible.....
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Every 4000 miles or so. I want the RE730's to last as long as they can. Allthough I kinda do want to burn em' up because S03's are next Click the image to open in full size.
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Never. When I switch from winter to summer and vice versa, I put the better ones on the front. Thats it though. Stupid REO10's wont wear out! Click the image to open in full size.


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I used to rotate them like every 1000 miles during autox/track season and every 3000 miles otherwise. I got just under 30K miles out of the RE010s (with some track/autox time on them!) so I must have been doing something right. Also, make sure to check pressure often.
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Default Re: how often do you rotate your tires? (Anderson)

I rotate mine often, maybe once every other month. But they are directional so they cant be rotated far... only on the same side.
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every 1000-2000 miles.
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rotate/balance every 3,000 miles.
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after switching my tires for an autox... Click the image to open in full size.
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Go to Costco, Free!
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could you explain?
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someone said every 1000 miles........that's a little overkill...... Click the image to open in full size.
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Roughly every month or definately at every AutoX event.

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once a month Click the image to open in full size.
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Once a month.....hard driving

every oil change......easy driving
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someone said every 1000 miles........that's a little overkill...... Click the image to open in full size.
if you're refering to me, my tires last me 6-8k miles/set. every 1-2k miles is roughly 1/6 to 1/4 the life of the tires. my rotation schedule is the same for the percentage of the life of the tires if yours last you 20-30k and you rotate every 5k miles.

overkill? I think not... any longer and the tires start to have weird wear patterns and I end up buying tires sooner than expected.
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I swap my tires for the track tires at track events (~6 times a year), so whenever I put the street tires back on, I always put the ones with more tread on the front. Same thing in spring when I swap back from winter tires.
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Every Autox/track...I inspect both my street and track tires and rotate if necessary.
I tend to be lazy during the winter.
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hehe, if you buy tires from them, you get a great coverage plan. free roadside hazard warranty, free patch up when u get a nail, and free rotation for as long as the tire lasts. other stuff too but i dunno kno all of it, my parents get their tires there Click the image to open in full size.
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when i change my oil
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once a year if im lazy, twice a year if im bored. Click the image to open in full size. ususally every
15000 - 25000 miles.
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off season about 7k one season almost after every event. Click the image to open in full size.
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