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Old 11-27-2002, 01:09 PM   #1
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Hi all, just wonder if tire pressure would affect the handling in snow. I am running stock-sized SP5000 with 34 psi all around. The car doesn't feel as grippy as it was last winter. Would increasing/decreasing the air pressure improve the handling in snow at all? Please let me know what you think! Thanks!
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Old 11-27-2002, 03:45 PM   #2
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i was always told to run around 28-30psi for snow driving. i run 32-35psi regularly. of course the pressure will change depending on outside temperatures.
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