Is replacing a tire - Need a quick answer please

Discussion in 'Subaru Legacy' started by ITEngineer, Jul 3, 2021.

  1. ITEngineer


    Jan 10, 2021
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    I just hit a rock and blew out the sidewall on one of my tires. I have a legacy XT. The problem is the following… the car has a Yokohama tire... 225/50 r18 - 95V spec. Its an Avid GT. I can't find that model anywhere. I can find an Avd Ascent GT, which is the exact same tire but it has a different tread.

    Can I use that tire? I have no desire to replace all 4 tires. All 4 tires were pretty new, they have less than 15000 miles on them. Now I have to replace one of them in the front. Does the fact that one Yokohama tread is a little different than the other one make that big of a difference? All other specs of course would be the same.
    ITEngineer, Jul 3, 2021
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  2. ITEngineer


    Jul 4, 2020
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    Have you tried a on line mail order tire place?? My sons buy tires there most often.One tire, sure. The brand and style yu need-call em.
    langenc, Sep 13, 2021
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