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Firestone FR710
 
Approximate retail price:
$90
Summary: A T speed rated tire suitable for many family cars. Comes with a 65,000 mile tread wear warranty.
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About - Firestone FR710

The Firestone FR710 is part of the tire test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, all season tire models like the FR710 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Dry braking:
Dry braking is from 60 to 0 mph.

Wet braking:
Wet braking is from 60 to 0 mph.

Handling:
Handling includes how well the tires gripped in an avoidance maneuver involving a swerve into the left lane and back into the right lane; dry and wet cornering grip; and subjective steering feel.
Features & Specs - Firestone FR710
info Speed rating T
info Treadwear warranty 65,000
info UTQG treadwear 560
info UTQG traction A
info UTQG temperature B
info Size tested P215/60R16
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User Reviews - Firestone FR710
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1.0
Firestone = Junk
10/14/2014
Pros
Cons
Didn't Last At All
Less Than 20000 Miles Ar
Best Uses
Comment:
Tires are shot after >20,000 miles. <br />These were the recommended tires for my minivan<br />less than one years old
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
4.0
Good tires
10/10/2014
Pros
Handling
Noise
Ride comfort
Tread life
Value
Cons
Wet grip
Best Uses
Comment:
I have these tires on my 2001 corolla. I bought them 5 years ago. So far I drove 70,000 km and still in good conditions.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
worst tire ever owned
5/1/2014
Pros
Value
Cons
Handling
Ride comfort
Tread life
Wet grip
Winter traction
Worn Out At 12000 Miles
Best Uses
Comment:
normal driving tires wore out at 12000 miles.Hit any small pot hole car would shimmy terribly and in wet weather hydro plane even worse.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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