new tires, front or rear better for handling ?


Old 06-01-05, 11:12 AM
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new tires, front or rear better for handling ?

need new tires for wifes '84 bmw 733i rear wheel drive

we can only afford two this month so question is front or rear for better handling ?

she said something about the car sliding coming off the intestate in the rain .
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Old 06-01-05, 12:19 PM
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Since your front does the steering and 75% of the braking always put new tires on the front, have the two good tires on the car go on the rear.

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