Cold Tear or tire just worn out?

Ernest Montague afm199 at earthlink.net
Tue Oct 7 14:56:40 PDT 2008


I run the rear cold at 24-25 and the front at 27


On Oct 7, 2008, at 2:46 PM, Chris Burgess wrote:

> Is this a street bike?  24psi cold is what I set my Pirelli Diablo  
> Superbike
> slicks at.
>
> On Tue, Oct 7, 2008 at 2:42 PM, Ahmed Jehanzeb <jehanzeb at verizon.net>  
> wrote:
>
>> Thanks, Randy!
>> Might be the tire pressure I am running too.
>> It is at 25psi, cold. What are you running?
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Randy Grein [mailto:randygrein at comcast.net]
>> Sent: Tuesday, October 07, 2008 2:32 PM
>> To: Suzuki SV650 Mailing List
>> Subject: Re: Cold Tear or tire just worn out?
>>
>>  Cold tear, but minor. I'd never seen anything quite like that until
>> extensive heavy braking this summer on my takeoffs. I ended up with
>> many small tears (cracks) in the center of the front tire, but they
>> didn't go anywhere and don't cause a problem. Of course, your tire
>> looks really worn out...
>>
>> Randy Grein, WMRRA #41
>>
>> On Oct 7, 2008, at 1:58 PM, Ahmed Jehanzeb wrote:
>>
>>> So after riding on the street I looked at my rear tire and saw about
>>> five of
>>> these:
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>> http://picasaweb.google.com/demha.beznahej/ 
>> PirelliSCRear#5254517959919411138
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> The rest of the tire looks fine:
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>> http://picasaweb.google.com/demha.beznahej/ 
>> PirelliSCRear#5254518259852630482
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Does this look like normal wear to you all or is this some type of
>>> Cold
>>> Tear, etc ?
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> I got the tire as a used take off which did not have too many miles
>>> on it
>>> but might have
>>>
>>> Had one too many heat cycles.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
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