Re: Re: Costco Michelins

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Posted by Eric Stewart on January 09, 1999 at 23:26:57:

In Reply to: Re: Costco Michelins posted by Arn on July 20, 1998 at 17:27:21:

Sorry, but they *are* the same tire. At least the carcas, sidewalls, belts, tread compound, speed rating and construction are the same ;-) Michelin builds the X-Radial Plus, Sears Roadhandler T-Plus and X-One on the same assembly line...pausing only to change the tire mold for the variations. The tread pattern is different from variation-to-variation but they are fundamentally the same thing. How do I know? My brother-in-law works in the Michelin plant in Bridgewater, N.S., of the plants which produce the X-One. I suppose *he* should know. Shhhh.

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