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Customer sent this to me from Chicago.
Q4 would would be nice right about now. :)
 

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164 in snow

I drove the 164 in harsh New York and New Jersey winter roads for many years and with a set of Nokian snow tire, the car handles really well. If you drive accordingly in a controlled manner, you shouldn't have any problems. Of course, all season tires is another story.
I hope the tow truck driver who rescued this 164 didn't hook onto the rear control arms of the car. I seen this happen many times. It bent the control arms and totally messes up the alignment.
 

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Reminds of the Road & Track end piece:

"Bob thought that they good tires, but not great tires."

:p

The quotation is from memory.
 

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With heated seats, a warm heater, (after recent thermostat replacement), and 4 studded Hankook snow tires, my 164S is a great snow car! I had it in the mountains this week for the SIA ski show, and after a night of -40's, it started w/ only minor complaints. If it wasn't for the morons w/ suv's that think that 4wd and "all weather" tires make them invincible, it wouldn't be too bad out ther right now! Hope everyone is warm and safe, I know its worse for a lot of people, at least our DOT knows how to deal w/ lots of snow!
 

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