Re: Tyre ( tire ) noise !!!!
Yeah...you'd think LR would do the rotaions in that case...since I
completely rely on them to deal with any of the scheduled service items...
but i guess not..
"90ninety" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> My LR dealer called it a 'feature' of the Freelanders suspension/steering
> I asked him why I had not seen the 'feature' in any of the LR literature
> available to the public before buying the vehicle. Dealer sniggered!
> It doesn't just happen to the Synchrone's, it's not Michelins fault.
> Regular tyre rotation is part of the service schedule on Freelanders. I
> think the suggested interval may be in the owners handbook.
> 1990 Ninety 2.5 n/a D (Jasmine) - the off-road toy
> Ex- Freelander Td4 5dr owner - the worst vehicle I have ever had!!!
> New Jeep Cherokee Ltd 2.8CRD Auto - freelander replacement.
> "Hi-Soft" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> Put a new set of Michelin Synchrone tyres on my Freelander ( '98 i -
>> petrol, wagon ) about 20,000 kms ago...but now they are back to the
>> previous road raor I was getting before ! It's really loud on the
>> freeways, even if just coasting with the clutch in, and engine idling..
>> Is this a problem with Freelanders ( as I've heard rumours ) or is it as
>> the loacal LR dealer says, that the Michelin tyres are to blame ???
>> Seems strange to me that such a prestegious tyre company would produce
>> such a dud tyre.... and that LR wouls still fit them as standard
>> equipment too !
>> Any advice onwhat I can do here ?
>> Brian C