Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-06-2013, 11:34 AM   #21
Not-so-Junior Member
 
VenturaBill's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Ventura, California
Posts: 102
No matter what tire, be sure to check the date code on the tires. We had a blowout on our Cougar due to old tires. The Cougar was a 2006 built in 2005, turns out the tires were manufactured in 2002. We thought we were towing on 3 year old tires but they were actually 6. Large manufacturers will buy warehouses full of tires to get them cheaper and therefore they age before they're even installed. Here's a link on how to determine the date:

Tire Tech Information - Determining the Age of a Tire
__________________

__________________
How is it one careless match can start a forest fire, but it takes a whole box to start a campfire?
2012 F250 6.7L Lariat 4x4 long bed
2013 Columbus 295RL
1952 Blonde Nurse
VenturaBill is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

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 Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




ForestRiverForums.com is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:21 AM.