New rubber for my Z! - Z06Vette.com - Corvette Z06 Forum
Z06Vette.com Z06Vette.com
Go Back   Z06Vette.com - Corvette Z06 Forum > C5 Z06 Specific Topics > C5 Z06 - Grandstand
Z06vette.com is the premier Chevrolet Corvette Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-03-2013, 11:26 AM   #1 (permalink)
Z06 Addict
 
Zealot06's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Lancaster, Ohio
Posts: 116
New rubber for my Z!

Finaaly got my new Michelin Pilot Sports for the two rear wheels. Here are the wheels with the old Goodrich Comp T/As. The date codes show that they were made in 2001, and they were worn down to the wear indicator bars.



And here are the new ones!



The Sears Auto Center had me a little nervous at first. They were intimidated by the size of them. I was on "pins & needles" until they got them done.

Can't wait 'til spring!
Zealot06 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 02-03-2013, 12:12 PM   #2 (permalink)
Z06 Addict
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: holbrook ny
Posts: 194
Re: New rubber for my Z!

Nice rubber, what size and threadwear rating?
al
big al is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-03-2013, 12:14 PM   #3 (permalink)
Moderator
 
PerforminNorman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Kansas City, MO
Posts: 18,360
Send a message via AIM to PerforminNorman Send a message via Yahoo to PerforminNorman
Re: New rubber for my Z!

Good stuff.
__________________
LS15 Power! LS2 + LS6 + LS7 = LS15.
PerforminNorman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-03-2013, 12:29 PM   #4 (permalink)
Z06 Addict
 
Zealot06's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Lancaster, Ohio
Posts: 116
Re: New rubber for my Z!

Quote:
Originally Posted by big al View Post
Nice rubber, what size and threadwear rating?
al
Size: 295/35R18

Treadwear Grade: 220
Zealot06 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 01:21 PM   #5 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: California
Posts: 30
Re: New rubber for my Z!

I just installed a set of Michelin Pilot Sport PS2's on my 03 Z06. What a differance. They ride, feel and handle so much better. Replaced my original Goodyear F1's.
Scott T is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Z06Vette.com - Corvette Z06 Forum > C5 Z06 Specific Topics > C5 Z06 - Grandstand


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
315 too much rubber for a Cadillac? nandrews The Garage (non Vette related) 2 10-23-2009 07:10 PM
Don't u just LUV burning some rubber????? ruper-z06 C5 Z06 - Grandstand 17 08-27-2004 12:29 PM
Got Rubber? slamar1 C5 Z06 - Forced Induction & Nitrous 9 12-26-2003 05:51 PM
New Rubber = New Car Darth Z06 C5 Z06 - Grandstand 8 10-10-2002 05:08 PM
Replacement rubber? Cemo FRC / Hardtops 6 10-16-2001 05:35 PM

» Log in
User Name:

Password:

Not a member yet?
Register Now!

» Insurance
» Latest Auto News
2015 Toyota Camry Starting at $23,795
Pricing for the new 2015 Toyota Camry has been revealed. For the past
Land Rover Discovery Sport Debuts, Priced at $38,920
Land Rover has officially unveiled the latest addition to its family
Top 10 Forbidden Fruits Growing In Your Backyard
Think we have it good in the US when it comes to automotive selection?
» New Car Reviews
2014 Range Rover Sport Supercharged Review
Elegance and Speed
2015 Volkswagen e-Golf Review
A Seamless Transition from Gas to Electric
2014 Audi S4 Review
The perfect all-around car?
2014 Ford Transit Connect Wagon LWB Review
Practicality Dialed Up To 11
2015 Hyundai Genesis V6 AWD Review
4,000 Miles, 14 States, 10 Days
» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:34 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2