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post #2 of (permalink) Old 05-20-2010, 04:51 PM
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Originally Posted by thmoze View Post
Just went over 3000 miles and in checking the tires, they look pretty good but the front looks like it is starting to flat spot. What has been the tire wear like for those that have put some miles on. I commute to work every day (weather permitting) and do some spirited mountain/coast riding on the weekends. Just trying to plan when tires might be due.
i put new front and back tires on at somewhere around 7k. the rear looked like it had a good 1k left in it and the front maybe 1-1/2 to twice as much left. If you ride very sedately most of the time i imagine you could get 9-10k out of them.
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