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#36: 01-08-2013, 07:52 PM
 
 3.6rrrrrmatey
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Originally Posted by sokalled View Post
why on earth would the tread have to match on all for tires? It's not like it's a trailer. Seriously, why?
"Four-wheel drive and all-wheel drive vehicles are equipped with additional differentials and/or viscous couplings that are designed to allow momentary differences in wheel speeds when the vehicle turns a corner or temporarily spins a tire. However, if the differentials or viscous couplings are forced to operate 100% of the time because of mismatched tires, they will experience excessive heat and unwarranted wear until they fail."