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Post by neil » Mon Jan 21, 2013 7:24 pm

Due to it being a BMW and not wearing winter tyres !

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Post by Philrose » Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:07 pm

With winter tyres things would be as normal.
Cant believe the difference the winter tyres make.
Anyone who says they make little difference hasnt tried them in proper circumstances.
I can get out of the drive and turn into the street without ending up in the gutter at 45 degrees to the traffic. :D
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Post by shaziman » Tue Jan 22, 2013 3:03 pm

+1 to Phil's comments! I can't beleive that they make this much difference.

Drove to cardiff yesterday in the slush, Sleet pouring like crazy, ice all over the road, most cars stopping and pulling over, the few that carried on twitching all over the place. My M3 tracked straight and true, no twitches or even slightly worring moments. Drove on the untouched ice as well, and apart from the last foot or so, loads of grip!

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Post by I_MNL » Thu Feb 07, 2013 1:55 am

neil wrote:Due to it being a BMW and not wearing winter tyres !
where's the link?
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Post by flyboyben » Thu Feb 07, 2013 8:55 am

Philrose wrote:With winter tyres things would be as normal.
Careful though! Winter tyres give you no extra grip on black ice as I found out this morning :oops:
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