O M G Sumitomos SUCK in the rain!

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  1. Fets

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    I just whipped around a bend in the rain tonight, started fish tailing really bad, and I ended up riding over the curb, damn Sumos :mad: :mad:
     
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    They don't get better either.. :comando:
     
  3. TxCobrA98

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    anything happen to your wheels?
     
  4. Fets

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    No thank god, their fine, but I'll tell you one thing, I felt like a jackass because I was riding with a buddy
     
  5. MeanGrn Gt

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    my kdw's have great traction whether wet or dry 8)
     
  6. Fets

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    do they come in 315s?
     
  7. MeanGrn Gt

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    i dunno for sure if they have 315's or not. i dont think so. i know they have like 295's but i am not positive. just :google2: it
     
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    I'll se going back to the Kuhmo's when my Sumi's are shot.
     
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    i have heared kumhos are worse than Sumis... :dunno:
     
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    im pretty sure they come in 315s...but they are gonna be a pretty penny, oh wait, you only got 17s. :eek:utofcloset: they shouldnt cost that much then.






    ;D
     
  11. 95Grandtouring5.0

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    I havent had too many problems with my 275's =s
     
  12. MeanGrn Gt

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    i think kumhos are better than sumis. when i got my car it had bald ass kumhos and i got caught in a major downpour... ya lets just say i ordered new tires the next day :noes: . i have heard some decent things about some of the kumhos. i think the mx's were supposed to be a decent tire
     
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    It would be hard for me to believe that something is actually worse out there than my sumi's i've got on the car right now..
     
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    the kdw 2's are one of the best rated street tires.. well at least on tirerack.com
     
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    Fun or sucks...it all depends on how you drive and how much you like to hang ot out!