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Old 04-28-2014, 11:16 PM   #1
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Life of slicks

When or how do you determine the usable life of slicks. I dont mean due to wear, but due to age.
Does three years sound like too much?
Is there a way to preserve them?
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Old 04-28-2014, 11:50 PM   #2
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Re: Life of slicks

I wouldn't trust them ! 130 mph blowout can cause a lot of problems
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Old 04-29-2014, 08:58 AM   #3
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Re: Life of slicks

Good reading:

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Old 05-11-2014, 04:45 PM   #4
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Re: Life of slicks

If you have had them for 4 years and they aren't down to the cord, you shouldn't have slicks.

My problem is how many sets I go through in a season.
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