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Old Thu, Mar-23-2017, 10:59:21 PM   #1
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Default Re: Anyone on a set of Michelin Pilot Sport 4S tires yet?

As far as I can tell, Michelin hasn't made a bad tire. I'm sure these will be stellar.
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There's a negligible price difference between the two....



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Default Re: Anyone on a set of Michelin Pilot Sport 4S tires yet?

Yeah, no reason to go with the PSS is your case. I can't imagine the 4s being a step backwards in any way.

Those rears are meaty.

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My car's wearing the OEM Pirelli P-Zeros, which came with the car and unfortunately, plenty of tread left
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My car's wearing the OEM Pirelli P-Zeros, which came with the car and unfortunately, plenty of tread left
I am stuck with same, can't wait to get these on. My M3 may wear out faster, I heard availability was an issue for porsche sizes
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I am stuck with same, can't wait to get these on. My M3 may wear out faster, I heard availability was an issue for porsche sizes
I don't know why Audi and Porsche continue to use P-Zeros as OEM equipment and it's annoying.. You will notice a very profound difference when you swap them out for the Michelins. At least I did in all my previous cars which cam with P-Zeros.
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I don't know why Audi and Porsche continue to use P-Zeros as OEM equipment and it's annoying.. You will notice a very profound difference when you swap them out for the Michelins. At least I did in all my previous cars which cam with P-Zeros.
I too did not enjoy my time with OEM PZeros on my E92. I had three E92s each with a different set of OEMs, CSC3, PS2, PZero. The PZeros were the worst. CSC3s were the best all-around for my preferences. I found them both a bit sharper and more compliant than the PS2s.

Back on topic, I ordered PS4s for my E46 lolvert. I took a forum recommendation and buy DWSes on it, and I have hated them the entire time. Finally they are worn enough to justify replacing.
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Default Re: Anyone on a set of Michelin Pilot Sport 4S tires yet?

I ended up going for PSS instead of PS4S, literally just bought them about 15 minutes ago, was about 200 less. I'm already happy enough with the PSS, don't have a single complaint. So opted out of the PS4S.
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I don't know why Audi and Porsche continue to use P-Zeros as OEM equipment and it's annoying.. You will notice a very profound difference when you swap them out for the Michelins. At least I did in all my previous cars which cam with P-Zeros.
oh yes I know, I had P zeros on my older m3, switched to PSS and was much better ride and hell of lot quieter too. P zeros get pretty loud as they get older, they are only good when new in hot weather.
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