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Old 10-29-2013, 04:12 PM   #21
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adjust your pressures... probably an increase all around. I ran Continental DWS on my 330ci after Pilot Sport, and now the same my 330Ci ZHP. (at slightly higher PSI) Give the "all seasons" 1000 miles to break in. you'll be dippin and diving in no time.

but i do run a larger rim, 18's, with less sidewall which may play into the handling. I love my Continental DWS tires.
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Old 10-29-2013, 04:26 PM   #22
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solus isn't a winter tire,wtf

it's an all season touring, touring alone are sh!t tires

you'll see, wait for snow

firestone winterforce

55 in the snow, insane snow tires



i have solus on my honda, winterforce go on thanksgiving weekend every year

they are fine for summer, death for snow
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Old 10-29-2013, 07:30 PM   #23
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The Solus is indeed a touring all season tire, so you shouldn't expect too much in the handling dept. I think the Ecsta is the all season sport tire in the Kumho brand. I've run all season sport tires (Bridgestone, Michelin or Goodyear) on every Euro car I've owned and never had a complaint about handling. I had an E30 with the sport suspension and Michelin a/s Pilot Sport Exaltos - that car hung in curves like a dream. I think my next all season tire will be the Goodyear F1 or the Michelin PS3.

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Old 10-29-2013, 07:48 PM   #24
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Yup. OP wasted money on **** tires that won't do well in snow. Figures he's from Toronto... lol
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Old 10-29-2013, 10:38 PM   #25
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Yup. OP wasted money on **** tires that won't do well in snow. Figures he's from Toronto... lol
Not really true, since I had very similar ones on my Accord and no problems at all

They are not the best of course, but I expect them to do just fine

And for those stating that it is a touring tire, not true either. They have a number of Solus sub models, mine is KH21, pretty close to a snow tire,

http://www.kumhotire.ca/en/tire/cate...E-928F952D63FC

In any case, thanks for all the replies
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Old 10-29-2013, 10:46 PM   #26
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I run ExtremeContact DWS all year best tire all season in my opinion.
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Old 11-01-2013, 05:01 PM   #27
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KH21, the tire that came on a base model focus 2008-2011. Great tire lol. Your accord was fwd. Good luck, don't leave the city.
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