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Old 12-24-2012, 10:58 AM   eBay Motors  #31 (permalink)
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Some of us tow ad drive te highway but go offroad too sorry I want more than 20k out of a 1500 set of tires get more power and tell me how them "mud" tires work
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ok in all seriousness, check out the cooper s/t maxx, awesome tire with good reviews from members. fierce attitudes are pretty awesome too.
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Old 12-24-2012, 12:19 PM   eBay Motors  #32 (permalink)
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I have heard from my tire person at Discount Tire and from other diesel owners that Duratracs only have a 2-ply sidewall, even though they are E rated. This leads to after tire wear and from sidewall flex. Never owned a set myself, but when my tire shop talks me out of a tire they have in stock, I tend to believe them. If it had been a special order tire, I might have been more skeptical.
There are only a few tires out there that have 3 ply sidewalls. Toyo mt's and bfg mud and a/t's. Unless you are rock crawling or going through lava rock fields u dont need 3 ply sidewalls. Especially on a diesel...not the best off road vehicle in my experience.
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Old 12-24-2012, 12:38 PM   eBay Motors  #33 (permalink)
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There are only a few tires out there that have 3 ply sidewalls. Toyo mt's and bfg mud and a/t's. Unless you are rock crawling or going through lava rock fields u dont need 3 ply sidewalls. Especially on a diesel...not the best off road vehicle in my experience.
Actually, most of the E rated all-terrain and mud-terrain tires have 3-ply sidewalls. I know my Trail Grapps do and the Cooper ST MAXX tires I was looking at did, too...so do the Terra Grapps and a lot more. While the Duratracs are E rated and aggressive, they only offer a 2-ply sidewall.
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Old 12-24-2012, 12:59 PM   eBay Motors  #34 (permalink)
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I had 35" atzs and they were a great tire! Had about 20000 miles and still had about half tread left. Also they balanced well on the 20" wheels I had them on.
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Old 12-25-2012, 04:11 PM   eBay Motors  #35 (permalink)
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be a man, get a real mud tire...get a set of tsl thornbirds
Haha are 44" boggers man enough for you? Diesels dont make very good mud trucks due to theyre weight.. And i dont know about u but i got a lil too much money into my truck to beat it through a mud pit.. But my mud truck has "manly" tires on it.. Not as manly as my last one that had 56" tractor tires..
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Old 12-25-2012, 04:25 PM   eBay Motors  #37 (permalink)
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Haha I've got a set of thornbirds for sale but they are 35/12.5-15. Brand new on 5 lug GM black American Racing wheels.
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Haha are 44" boggers man enough for you? Diesels dont make very good mud trucks due to theyre weight.. And i dont know about u but i got a lil too much money into my truck to beat it through a mud pit.. But my mud truck has "manly" tires on it.. Not as manly as my last one that had 56" tractor tires..
oh yeah thats good n plenty

but a set of RnC's trumps any bogger

pfft its a 9 thousand dollar truck...i can send it through the mud and not feel that bad about it lol
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LOL although i often wonder why i hav a lifted truck and mud tires when i dont mud it.. But its just for the looks i reckin.. I did run goodyear wrangler m/t s.. They wore real good and rode great
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