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Some interesting reading on tire wear pattens and why

I found this link on Gadget's web page. Really informative reading. Ever wonder why your front tire wears more on the left? It's not because you feel more comfortable leaning into left turns than right turns...cool stuff!

http://www.rattlebars.com/valkfaq/tirewear/

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That, and intersections. Left turns at intersections are more than twice as far turning as right turns. Things I never thought about.

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That`s a good article. I saw and read it several months ago, and learned some interesting things about tire wear then. I should come back and read it more thoroughly again tomorrow, when I`m more awake.

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