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Old 09-29-2009, 12:56 AM   #1
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Hi guys,

After did a few weeks model and price research. Finally I was decided to buy the Dunlop formula D01 as my 4 new tyres, the size is 205/50/16. At first I plan to buy Bridgestone or Toyo tyres, but unfortunately I have to cancel the idea due to budget constraint.

Anyhow, because of just changed the tyre by today, I have no chance to really test the performance of tyre. Anyone of you are using this tyre? Maybe can share some point of views or comment here.
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Old 09-29-2009, 05:49 PM   #2
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Be careful in the rain and tight turns even on roundabouts
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Old 09-29-2009, 08:44 PM   #3
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hw much do u get 4 dat tyre per pc?..
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Hi azbro,
You mean the performance of tyre is not so good in wet condition?

Hi angrysnail,
270 per pc, including balancing and aluminum valve
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Hi azbro,
You mean the performance of tyre is not so good in wet condition?

Hi angrysnail,
270 per pc, including balancing and aluminum valve
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they are cheap thats a fact... but basically for me.. they are rubbish sitting next to sime astar tyres. they easily crack their sidewalls and get out of shape.. meaning they can't be balanced at high speed.. (eg. above 130km/h) well... thats my experience la... but if your luck is good.. u may not face the problem until your tyre totally botak. i sold my D-01 tyres at half price after using it for 3 months... thats how i hate them

Additional Info: I drive hard... hahaha.. so these tyres not for crazy dudes like myself... only suitable for aunties going to market buy vege ones...
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last time i got it $220 per piece on 205/45/16..
but end up with regrets....
this tires are sucks**...doesn't grip....

**sucks for me but who knows maybe there's some1 out there love it..
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seems like a lot of bad comment here. Maybe i was did a wrong decision.
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aiyoo... no wrong or right la.... all depend on your budget mah.
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Ya, I know.. I just worry that I will regret to buy the tyre..
Anyway, Thanks for you all comment.
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mmm...ive been usin dis tyre for nearly 4months on my GTi...i havent encounteres da probs dat is mentioned above oso...
abit noisy coz its an undirectional thread pattern...
other den dat...for trackdays on a budget...i wouldnt mind usin it...grippy...warms up quite well too...
daily driver...depends on hw u drive...
jst my opinion...
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i used these tyres and still using them till today. as for daily driving these tyres not that bad. it's not meant for performance usage. i got it at rm245 for 205/55/16.
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really no grip in the wet
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Old 11-19-2009, 01:36 PM   #14
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curut tyre :D
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yeah im oledi used this tyre before as daily drive, performance not bad in hot & wet day but im agreed this tyre quite noisy but better from korean/taiwan tyre as i used before easily crack at outside sidewall..maybe its depend how u drive ur cars
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