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MOD 6X
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 8
posted April 29, 2002 12:16 PM
we are running on a new tire this year the hoosier a 40 need to know what pressures are exceptable(how high you can run and how low you can safely go )

thank you in advance

wfoondirt
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 242
posted April 29, 2002 03:02 PM
i've run as low as 6 on ls and 10 on rs and as high as 15.

WPP
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 162
posted April 29, 2002 05:14 PM
WFO WHEN DO YOU RUN 15PDS ON THE RIGHT REAR ALSO HOW CAN YOU GET THE A-TIRE TO HOOK I RAN ONE LAST YEAR DID NOT HAVE ANYLUCK WITH IT I THINK IT MAY HAVE GLAZED OVER I WAS RUNNING 14PDS OF AIR ON A DRY SLICK TRACK I HAVE I TRIED TO CALL HOOSIER MANY TIMES ON THEIR TECH BUT NO ONE WOULD EVER TALK TO ME

wfoondirt
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 242
posted April 29, 2002 11:27 PM
I only run that much in the rf with an A i usually dont run more that 12 on rr. Personally i hate the A's and run D's almost exclusively. Once the A's go through a heat cycle they glaze over and never seem to come back. If i am in a situation where i am concerned about tire wear i will usually go with an H over the A. With ump allowing siping of the A's this year they may be better though.

c21
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 122
posted April 30, 2002 01:38 PM
Wpp, I have had good luck getting info from Hoosier. Ask for Craig Cowan or Niel Cowman Phone 1-574-784-3152. Both of their email addresses are listed on the Product Manager Bio Page at http://www.hoosiertire.com/otdtire.htm
c21

WPP
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 162
posted April 30, 2002 05:19 PM
I NEVER HAVE RUN A H-TIRE BUT IKNEW SOME THAT DID AND THEY SAID IF YOU COULD GET THEM HOT THEY WORKED WELL THAT YOU BETTER START THE RACE WITH YOUR CAR A LITTLE LOOSE BEACAUSE BEFORE THE RACE WAS OVER THE CAR WOULD TIGHTEN UP

Dirt-Tracker
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 36
posted May 06, 2002 08:12 PM
we are running the Hoosier E-Mod tires....After 4 or 5 laps these things are really hooking up. When they say set up loose they mean to set up "really loose"

WPP
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 162
posted May 07, 2002 03:23 PM
I really canonot tell you that my prolblems have been the car loosening up at the end maybe some body on here can tell you

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