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tyre pressure for the track?

im fitting bridgestones on my 10r with a 180 rear (race compound, i think they're bt002's)

how much psi should i run when cold or hot?
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im fitting bridgestones on my 10r with a 180 rear (race compound, i think they're bt002's)

how much psi should i run when cold or hot?
mmmm just a ballpark guess would be 30f 29r cold and if you dblk check the hot PSI right after exiting the track they should be 36f 35r which would indicate the proper 20% increase.

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BD nailed it for jennings but i heard it changes for track and tires.

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BD nailed it for jennings but i heard it changes for track and tires.
theres certainly a bit of wiggle room for different tracks, track surfaces and ambient temps as well.

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mmmm just a ballpark guess would be 30f 29r cold and if you dblk check the hot PSI right after exiting the track they should be 36f 35r which would indicate the proper 20% increase.

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fopr the bt002's I ran 31f 30 rear the bt002s do nto expand as much as michelens so I would not recommend going below 30
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29 or 30 psi rear , 30 or 31 front cold.
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