New tire, wet roads?

1KPerDay 1kperday at
Wed Jan 23 16:18:05 PST 2008

Actually most modern tire mfgs don't use mold release anymore. The
slime on the tires is most likely due to rolling around oily shops,
IMO. Washing them down is a good idea in any case. :)

On 1/23/08, John Soliday <johnsoliday at> wrote:
> Be careful a new tire has the slippery release agent on it which allows it
> to come out of the mold easily.
Utah Jeff
'96 SheePz1100

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