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Old 09-10-2019, 11:54 AM
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Tire shopping today I was talking to a sales person at Discount tire. He was telling me the Cooper Discoverers were much better on ice and a lot quieter than the Goodyear Duratracs. Is this true or just ones opinion?

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I'd do an online search for reviews on each tire. There may be other tires that are better on ice that Discount Tire doesn't stock.
I think that some tire salespeople might push a tire that is overstocked or has a bonus for the salesman.
Like car salesmen or politicians & lawyers, many tire salespeople are good, honest folks, but they get painted with the same brush as the crooks.

If your state allows studs, that's what I would recommend if you're concerned about ice.

Caveat Emptor!

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