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Old Nov 19th, 2012, 01:17 PM
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Struggling to find P3000

Hi, I need a new front tyre but am struggling to find a Pirelli p3000 to match the other side. Am I ok to mix? If so what with or better buying 2? The good one isn't very old tho so reluctant to waste money. Thanks. 175/65/15 btw
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Old Nov 19th, 2012, 01:26 PM
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always better to renew two tyres on the same axle rather than just the one ( keep the worn one as a spare if possible )

and never mix brands !!

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Thanks. Is there a preferred upgrade from the oem Pirelli at around the same cost or cheaper? It seems 60-70 pound is normal for the size?
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You should always take both tyre of same company if mixed it can create problem in your car and many times the car does not ride smooth , so by wasting money many times try to do one tie only.
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