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Just wanted to drop a note that I'm amazed that I actually hit 75k without any major mechanical issues other than the usual damn thing eats tires and rotors like candy. I built my own VCM mod back when I purchased her and had not much oil consumption ....

Hopefully I can get a couple more years out of her :)
 

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Glad to hear yours is running smoothly thus far. My wife’s Pilot is also a tire chewing machine. 35-40k miles per a set of name brand tires is crazy, especially when they are 60-70k mile rated tires.
 

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Glad to hear yours is running smoothly thus far. My wife’s Pilot is also a tire chewing machine. 35-40k miles per a set of name brand tires is crazy, especially when they are 60-70k mile rated tires.
I consider her lucky. I get about 19 to 24k miles per set. I’m on my 4th set at 72k miles. All with even wear. Ridiculous!
 

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Yeah mine ate tires too. No rhyme or reason as the alignment was always in spec. Thankfully Michellin stepped in twice and pro rated them on new ones.
 

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Nice! I just crossed 60k and besides fluids & filters, the truck's needed tires and front pads & rotors. I also see rear brakes coming up soon, as the rotors are starting to get scored up.

I seem to be one of the few people that had good luck with the factory Michelins. They lasted nearly 60k and wore evenly down to the wear bars.
 

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Well then I do feel lucky that I’m not replacing rubber every 20k miles.
I went through warranty claim on a set of BFG tires. Got Michelins which didn’t last any longer. Said screw dealing with the warranty the second time around and went with cheaper tires from Yokohama. I figured it was a wash for cost difference and didn’t keep me married to BFG/Michelin.
 

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I went through 1 set of Geolanders 43K on them and my second set on now have about 32k and they are OK for now since there is no snow BUT since i do off road up in the Catskills I need to swap them out soon.
Thought I saw something like a wrangler with kevlar or something like that for a tire..
 

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I bought mine with 80k........took it to Florida from Ohio the next week........thing ran like a top! When I’m due I think I’m gonna try Cooper SRX tires, they were great on my Sequoia!!
 

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I bought mine with 80k........took it to Florida from Ohio the next week........thing ran like a top! When I’m due I think I’m gonna try Cooper SRX tires, they were great on my Sequoia!!
Cooper SRX tires for what I have heard those are great but how are they in heavy snow ?
 

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are the 235s too narrow for this vehicle?
 

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are the 235s too narrow for this vehicle?
Never had any issues .. Just the Pilot eating Tires like candy ..nothing I have found so far like others here have been able to make it the rated manufacture tires life ..Some have come close
 

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I put on the XL rated Pirellis, hopefully the higher rating results in a longer lifespan... The factory Michelins were shot by 40k on ours, 10k on the Pirellis so far.

It will be interesting to compare vehicles, the Traverse I drive is 400-500 lbs heavier but uses a 255 tire... I do plan on getting the Pirellis for the Traverse when the Goodyears on it are done (Fortera HL's, great in the snow, noisy when dry and feel a little greasy in the rain).
 
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