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This is a discussion on Winter tires within the Personal For Sale & Wanted forums, part of the Marketplace category; Looking for some winter wheels/tires and / or suggestions on what kind I should be looking and what people have ...

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    Registered User jorgee17's Avatar
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    Winter tires

    Looking for some winter wheels/tires and / or suggestions on what kind I should be looking and what people have had good experiences with in the winter.

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    My driveway is long, uphill, and is a sheet of ice all season (we put down 400lbs salt per application for reference).

    I had to consider the Brembos, so I picked up a set of ASA JH3 wheels and Blizzak REVO1 tires for $1000 new.

    My family ran Blizzaks for nearly a decade, and have recently begun running Nokian Hakkapeliittas. The only downside to Blizzaks is that I need to replace them biannually, because the last part of the tread is awful.

    Dunlop Wintersports are pretty good as well.
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    the yokohama iceguards are great bang for the buck, they are comparable to the blizzacks and cheaper.
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    Just got some Michelin Xice Xi2's and they rival any Blizzaks I've ever used. I'm hoping they last a bit longer.
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    Registered User jcaputo's Avatar
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    The one set of snow tires I owned were blizzaks and they were fantastic. However that was a couple of years back so there might be something better out now as other have suggested.

    You're in CT? With a capable AWD car a set of all seasons would serve you very well in the winter and last a heck of a lot longer than snow tires would.
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    firestone winterforce, amazing tires, i have them on mine, and have had 4 other subarus buy them this year alone after driving in my car. check them out!

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