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I recently purchased a 1994 BMW 740iL and we had our first snow storm and there my car sat, stuck in the snow. What do you recommend for tires? I knew tires were needed when I bought them, but the thought of having 2 sets, regular & winter seemed too much. Can you recommend a tire that will accommodate all weather? While I do live in lower NY, I travel a lot to eastern Connecticut. thanks

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Amy Mattinat, Owner and Author at Auto Craftsmen Ltd Hi NinaMarie, They make basically 3 kinds of tires. 1. summer tires 2. all-season tires 3. winter tires If you encounter snow on a regular basis and your life is such that snow on the road does not give you a "snow day" where you can just stay at home, then I highly recommend you take the time, trouble and expense of purchasing winter tires. It is by fare way less expensive to deal with the thought of having 2 sets, regular & winter then the thought of getting stuck in the snow or worse, sliding into an accident. My feelings are that the best all-season tire is not as good as the cheapest snow tire. I don

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