Tire Rack Consumer Review of the General Altimax Arctic

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Vehicle: 2003 Chevrolet Venture
Miles Driven on Tires: 300
Driving Condition: Mostly City
Driving Style: Average
General Altimax Arctic
Initial Review: 300 miles on tires
December 06, 2013

so far rain and dry roads are all i have tryed these on but for the 1st time in 10 years i have owned this van now i see why tire rack tells you to run all 4 snow tires,i always use 2 on the front and thats it but today on wet roads i was pushing the snow tires around turns on wet roads to see how far i could push them and my back end came around on me 2 times.This has never happened before and i have tryed 2 other snow tires before these and none has held the wet roads like this,i cant beilve it so i just bought 2 more for the rear,now i need snow and when i get some i will update.I had snow and ice yesterday but i hade no reason to go out.When i was younger every winter when it snowed i would find a empty lot and play in it and slid my car around this in turn would show me how far i could go,i never had a wreck that was my faught and i think alot was because i always knew how far i could push myself and my car/truck
P.S. the other snow tires i tryed 1 was cheapper and the other was much more but like i said no snow yet

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