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Tire Wear?

Discussion in 'Model S' started by DanL50, Jul 20, 2018.

  1. DanL50

    DanL50 Member

    Mar 25, 2018
    Las Vegas
    Have Goodyear Eagle Tourings on 2018 S75D, now with 5,000 miles. Just measured tread depth on all four tires....a bit over 7/32, even wear on all.

    The "new tire" tread depth spec is 9/32. If 2/32 is the tread depth endpoint, then a rough projection of mileage, based on measured wear so far of almost 2/32 per 5000 miles, is below 20,000 miles. (7/32 of useable tread at 2/32 per 5k).

    Seems very low mileage for this tire.
  2. JasJ

    JasJ Member

    Jan 26, 2017
    Houston, TX
    Heavy car, high temps, massive torque - all not good for tread life.

    My car at delivery was not 9/32, Goodyear probably ships them with 8.45/32 and rounds up as 9/32 to meet spec. At 9K miles, I'm still at 7/32.

    The P cars are worse - you pay for the acceleration by buying a lot of tires. Wish I had that problem ;)

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