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Old 02-25-2012, 06:20 PM   #1
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Tires. how old is to old?

Got a fresh set of tires on the bike. Was wondering how old is to old? Looks like my new set are older than the ones I just took off.
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Old 02-25-2012, 06:55 PM   #3
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From Bridgestone

Regardless of the tires condition or tread depth, it is recommended that tires more than 10 years old be taken out of service and replaced with new tires.

The last four (4) digits of the serial code identify the week and year of production
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Old 02-25-2012, 07:51 PM   #4
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Cool. New tires are from 4209 and 2510 old set were slightly newer. All good thanks.
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Old 02-25-2012, 08:08 PM   #5
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The dates don't mean a thing if you have dry rotted, or worn below the wear bar. Most tire will have dry rotted, or worn within 3 years.
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Old 02-25-2012, 08:11 PM   #6
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Awesome.
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