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Old 04-29-2003, 08:24 PM   #1
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Why does the owner's manual call for rotation only from rear to front and vice versa? Looking at the tires, they don't appear to be unidirectional.
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Old 04-29-2003, 09:35 PM   #2
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Are you talking about the Subaru Owner's manual? If so, it's most likely because when they print the manual, they don't know what tires will be on the car then, and in the future. They surely don't want an owner to have a tire rolling backwards because he/she has been using a unidirectional tire.

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Old 04-30-2003, 12:08 PM   #3
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Most likely b/c they are directional tires...and if you rotated a right front to the rear left then the tire would be going backwards...most tires these days you rotate only front to rear and vice versa.


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Old 04-30-2003, 02:14 PM   #4
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Looking at the RE92s, they don't appear to be unidirectional. Nothing I can find from Bridgestone says they are unidirectional. I guess SoA just screwed up.
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those are not directional tires. you can do a cross rotation if you want.
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Re92's are not directional, I have switched then back to front, side to side. They haven't given me a problem. I love my re92's until I get rims.
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Old 05-02-2003, 02:26 PM   #7
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