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Replacing continental tires with general ameri gs60

Recently bought a preowned rogue and the rear left tire is a general(ameri gs60 while the other three are continental (original). would this affect the awd computer like a tire shop claims?

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Yes, its all about wear rates and actual tyre sizes, wheel speeds etc. If one tyre is 2 mm smaller than another this one will turn faster than the rest causing, abs faults, traction control faults and transfer gear faults. Always change all four together and rotate the wheels to keep even tyre wear. I know this can be expensive but the transfer case and transmission are a far greater expense.

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