Does this tire need to be replaced?

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by P-B, Nov 5, 2015.

  1. P-B

    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    Shitty tire, but not down to the wear bars so I say no
     
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    Stick a penny upside down into the treads. If part of lincolns head gets covered you're good.
     
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    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    It's on my rental. 27k miles on the car and they already look like that. This is what it looked like when new

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    Only peasants carry cash
     
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    DrSublux Who am dis VIP

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    keep using them, nothing adds more excitement than a blow out while you are going 80 mph


    oh and drive real fast when it rains
     
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    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    I'm very tempted to bring this shitbox back and make them give me something else.
     
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    Engaged Chicken Well-Known Member

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    Stop being such a tightwad, if you spent more than $19 a day on a rental you wouldn't have these problems.

    You're welcome. :hippie:
     
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    Got a rental the other day and the bumper was falling off.

    "You might want to take a look at this."

    "It's fine. Just make a note of it on the form."

    :wtf:
     
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    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    It's $30 a day, thank you.
     
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    I would. Those don't look good no matter what the wear indicator says.
     
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    soon
     
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    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    The eyeglass holder in the overhead console kept flopping open, blocking the rearview mirror. I duct-taped it shut.
     
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    Ninshownance, pay attention.
     
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    reminds me when they fucked over Seinfeld on the rental he reserved, they asked him if he wanted insurance...he said, oh ya, give me that insurance because i'm gonna beat the shit out of that car.
     
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    :eek::bigcry:

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    DiamondGoddess Born Ready for My Close-Up!

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    I have a friend that just bought a car from a car rental company.

    I so badly wanted to tell her what a bad idea it was.

    But didn't.