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By contrast, what I really don't want is for the price I pay for bicycle snow tires, or vacation packages, or prescription drugs, or anything else, to be inflated just for me based on what my internet behavior reveals about my location, personal habits, health issues, tastes, or ability to pay.
As with any vehicle, adding snow tires will greatly increase your traction.
Michigan banned the use of studded snow tires because the studs, inserted into treads to improve traction, destroyed road surfaces.
Typically, snow tires and winter tires designed for frequent snow use have more tread blocks and heavier siping than all-season tires (figure 8), which produce sharp edges that grip the snow and improve steering ability (refs.
The road connecting Jezzine to the West Bekaa, through Sarireh, remained open for cars with snow tires and chains.
And the best way to do it is on my bicycle with steel-studded snow tires," he said.
Meteorologists have advised city residents to take precautions on the road, including using snow tires or chains to prevent accidents that might be caused by the heavy rain and snowfall.
Be prepared: Before you set out in winter weather, make sure your vehicle is properly equipped (i.e., snow tires or chains in extreme conditions).
New tires are a hefty investment, more so for larger vehicles or if you opt for snow tires, but if you five on country roads that don't get a lot of TLC, it's a worthwhile investment.
Depending on your climate, make sure your vehicle has snow tires or chains.
I wish I had bought snow tires. I was convinced that a Subaru could drive in anything with regular summer tires.
The lack of snow tires and chains played a big part in the delay, as authorities forbade drivers from proceeding without them, leaving the travelers stranded.