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Old 10-26-2014, 01:24 PM   #1
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Thank you Tire Minder

30 miles from our destination on a 1500 mile trip out TM started flashing. We watched a tire deflate from 50 psi to 24psi in about 6 miles. That's how long it took to find a pullout on a desert highway. I feel the TM payed for itself in those 6 miles. On examining, we also found another problem with the factory Trail Express tires. One flat and one separating.


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Old 10-26-2014, 01:29 PM   #2
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So glad to hear about your tm save. Got the tm system in Aug. Had 4 trail express failures on 2 5ers before tm was installed. I bought new GT marathons now. Happy for you.

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Old 10-26-2014, 01:29 PM   #3
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I had Trail Express on my unit and had one blow out. All changed to GoodYear Marathon. Trail Express seems to be one of the worst tires. Do a search above, lots of issues with those.
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