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    Default Just wondering if Im good with just front winter tires?

    I have all seasons currently and I think there getting kinda old now had them for 3 years now. This morning there was alot of black ice on the road. It kinda scared me. First snow fall and barley any salt on the road. My back tires are 1 year old and my fronts are about 3 years or so. Can I get away just putting winter tires in the fronts. That way I can just get new front tires for the summer time?

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    Default Re: Just wondering if Im good with just front winter tires?

    Well I drove all this time with all seasons. I could just get all seasons again.

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    Default Re: Just wondering if Im good with just front winter tires?

    You should get winter tires, you can save on insurance too I believe if itís all 4 winter tires (not just the front 2) please correct if Iím wrong. Donít cheap out on safety

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    Default Re: Just wondering if Im good with just front winter tires?

    If you can store then, then itís better to get dedicated winter tires. They will last longer, safer and you do get a discount on insurance.


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    Default Re: Just wondering if Im good with just front winter tires?

    Definitely get winter tires all around.

    Your better off with used or lower end winters all around - than with a set just up front.

    Also - not all insurance companies offer winter tire discounted premiums. If they do - thereís usually a deadline to have them on.

    My insurance provider gives me about 5% discount - if I have them on before nov 20

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