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For those that will be swapping out for Winter Tires, what tires will you be running?
If the Wichita winter is as mild as last year, I'll be rollin on the summers til next year! Hoping for not too much ice!
 

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My Titanium has ContiProContact H-rated which are considered a grand-touring all season. Good grip in the rain and very quite. Rated for 60k miles. They still have an aggressive tread pattern too. Haven't got a chance to try out all weather yet but hoping they do good. I had Kumho and they were not that good. Also had Falkens and they were great for all weather.
 

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i was thinking about this as well...I think i am going to see how this winter pans out...then i may buy some winter wheels and put blizzaks on them.

but like someone said...if the kansas/missouri winter is as mild as last year, i won't worry about it.
 

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i was thinking about this as well...I think i am going to see how this winter pans out...then i may buy some winter wheels and put blizzaks on them.

but like someone said...if the kansas/missouri winter is as mild as last year, i won't worry about it.
ya never know what winters gonna throw at ya here, as the saying goes, this is kansas
 

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no kidding...this past year it was noting...but the winter before that was 15 inches in one storm
 

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My Titanium has ContiProContact H-rated which are considered a grand-touring all season. Good grip in the rain and very quite. Rated for 60k miles. They still have an aggressive tread pattern too. Haven't got a chance to try out all weather yet but hoping they do good. I had Kumho and they were not that good. Also had Falkens and they were great for all weather.
really? mine has michelin pilot sports and they are nice tires!! came with them!!
 

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For those that will be swapping out for Winter Tires, what tires will you be running?

Well they come with Goodyear which I was thinking get the same tire just all season. But then I was looked at the
Pirelli P-Zero All Season. I am thinking about getting the Pirelli see how it runs on it.

Can't wait to hear what others have tried and found to be a good all around tire.
 

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I have a set of Michelin X-Ice for my Forester XT. There are getting a little old(5 years), they are still very good in the snow but they are starting to get really squirrely in the dry or in slightly damp conditions. I don't know if its age-related but I probably won't buy them again.
 

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Let us know if we can help any of you with your winter tires or a dedicated winter wheel and tire package. We would love to earn your business.

To get you started shopping from home here's a link to search for winter tires by year, make and model: Winter Tire Search - Discount Tire Direct
 

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What about wheels? Does anyone have any good suggestions on some good wheels? I dont want the ice and salt to pit the ones that came on my car. My car is garage kept and I want to keep it looking that way so when I get my all seasons I want to put them on something that will withstand Ohio weather.
 

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I'm going with snows as I am in a heavy snow area, but no one has tested 16" wheels on the ST yet, to my knowledge. I'm more concerned about performance in deep snow than on the dry, and am looking to spend as little on wheels as possble (steelies!).

Anyone know if the 16" wheels for a Titanium will fit the ST? Mainly, the brake clearance is of concern.
 

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I'm sure 16" will fit but the wheel needs to be like the spare wheel. As soon as I saw I had a 16" spare that just made my day. You could get 17's with a 215/50R17. That's what it lists in the ST supplement.
 
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