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      08-26-2009, 01:40 PM   #1
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Yokohama advan sport tires??

Anyone running on Yokohama Advan sports? What do you think of the turn in feeling? Do you like them?
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      08-26-2009, 11:13 PM   #2
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Anyone running on Yokohama Advan sports? What do you think of the turn in feeling? Do you like them?
I got a pair almost new for sale for $300, rear set. 285/30/20. They're one of the best tires out there. =D Let me know. I changed to the same brand but narrower instead.
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      08-27-2009, 06:37 AM   #3
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I am going with stock sizes in 19 inch but thanks....
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my version on 20s are noisier than my previous fk452s. im not going to buy them anymore if ur interested to know.
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Tires are on the way

I read a bunch of reviews on the tire rack site-seems that these tires are crisper feeling than PS-2s which is good, at the same time less road noise which is even better. I am not happy with numb on center feel of the PS-2's and am anxiously awaiting the new tires... keep you all updated.
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      08-28-2009, 09:36 AM   #6
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I have 265/30/19 F and 305/30/19 R on HRE P40s and I love the tires. I have been through 2 track weekends and 18,000 miles on them. They are heavily worn now, but I will be ordering a new set soon. I have heard similar stories about them being a little stiffer in the sidewalls than the PS2s but I swapped my wheels as soon as I got the car so I cannot compare them. I'd recommend them as I will be buying them again.
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Had a set on my 997 Carrera and they were very very nice. Much improved over the stock Michelins and Pirelli's that the dealer had. I'd say two thumbs up for them!
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They are here

They are here at the rec. installer. Going to get road force balancing. Any reason to do Nitrogen? Seems silly as air is 80% Nitrogen.
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They are here at the rec. installer. Going to get road force balancing. Any reason to do Nitrogen? Seems silly as air is 80% Nitrogen.
Read the following link for more info on it

http://www.airproducts.com/PressRoom...6106_SEP03.htm
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Tires are on the car!!

Got my PS2's switched out for the new Yoko Advan Sports. No major trauma-a few faint scratches on the edge of the rim when they put them on-should be able to polish them out with ease. I did get force mounting and Nitrogen fill.

I could tell immediately that they were quieter. Can't hear them on grooved surfaces, in fact, can't really hear them anywhere. They ride a slight bit harsher than the PS2's when hitting bumps, however they turn in slightly crisper than the PS2's did. Overall, very happy with them. We'll see how they wear....

PS-now have a great set of nearly new PS2's with 750 break in miles on them for sale. Will get the tread depth when I pick them up from the installer.
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      09-19-2009, 07:31 PM   #11
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I have them on my Cayman and like them.
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