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Michelin Primacy MXV4[H] tire

 
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Summary: H speed rated performance all season tires are suited to many family cars. This tire has a 60,000 mile tread wear warranty.
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Type: H-speed rated tires
About - Michelin Primacy MXV4[H]

The Michelin Primacy MXV4[H] is part of the tire test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, performance all season tire models like the Primacy MXV4[H] 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.
About This Brand

A French company, Michelin has its North America headquarters in Greenville, S.C. As a global tire maker, it offers tires for nearly all applications. In North America, it owns the BFGoodrich and Uniroyal brands. Founded in 1891, Michelin first introduced the radial tire, and the company continues to be a pioneer in tire technologies. Michelin tires generally perform impressively in our all-weather tests and offer many models with low rolling resistance and long tread life.

Features & Specs - Michelin Primacy MXV4[H]
info Speed rating H
info Treadwear warranty 60,000
info UTQG treadwear 500
info UTQG traction A
info UTQG temperature A
info Size tested P215/60R16
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User Reviews - Michelin Primacy MXV4[H]
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1.0
Garbage
4/20/2015
Pros
Cons
Handling
Noise
Ride comfort
Tread life
Value
Winter traction
Best Uses
Comment:
Tires 3/4 worn out @ 20k. Balanced and rotated every 5k. Parked car, tires fine, come out next day tire flat. Took off to have repaired, and unable to as chords were broken. Wife and I drive 70k per year, for 30 years and never had a worse tire. Too make matters worse, now must throw away 3 tires due to defective 4th as on Honda Pilot awd. Honda dealer unwilling to be of any help either.
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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4.0
Great tire but....
4/8/2015
Pros
Dry grip
Everything Except Dry Rot
Handling
Noise
Ride comfort
Tread life
Value
Wet grip
Cons
Dry rot
Best Uses
Comment:
Truly a great tire. I put low mileage on these tires. Have had them on two different cars. With that said 2 of the last 3 sets have suffered dry rot to the level of a flat at the six year mark. As long as you understand that both mileage and time determine the life of a tire you are fine.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
5.0
Great tire for my 2015 Honda Pilot!
3/29/2015
Pros
Dry grip
Handling
Noise
Ride comfort
Wet grip
Winter traction
Cons
None
Best Uses
Comment:
Tires came on my 2015 Honda Pilot EX-L in the 18 size. Unlike our 2012 CR-V, we didn't need to replace these for fantastic service during our terrible Michigan winters. Always sure footed and a real confidence builder while driving around the subzero temps we faced this year on ice and snow covered roads. At this point I plan on buying another set when the time comes.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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