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Old 07-31-2008, 01:20 PM   #1
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Would you take this BFG Rugged Trails deal if...

if u can get BFG rugged trail brand new for 100 bucks a tire, would u take this offer if u drive bout 85% highway. i was originally gonna get some toyo A/T but came across this deal??? what would u do?
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if u can get BFG rugged trail brand new for 100 bucks a tire, would u take this offer if u drive bout 85% highway. i was originally gonna get some toyo A/T but came across this deal??? what would u do?
just my opinion, but i'd skip on those tires. i had them, and i just didnt ike them, and they didnt last too long. i'd go for the toyo tires myself.
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Those tires are ok for that price, mine lasted a while and i got them used just crappy traction in the desert they handled ok but A/T would have been the shit. i would fork more money for different tires go with toyo unless those tires were good to you.
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yea ive always ran a AT tire on my old taco but this time around i kinda wanna stay near stock cuz im loving my gas mileage right now.... the bfg will be 265/65/17 if i get them, but if i get the toyos they will be 265/70/17 and will be a little worried bout rubbing..... also the bfg rugged weighs in at 37lbs and the toyos A/T is 40lbs
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No.

I have seen them for as low as $84 each brand new. Even at that price I wouldn't want them. They perform terribly and look like ass.
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yea thats what i heard. i just though it was such a great deal, the toyos are around 140 each... but im also lookin at all white letters wall rather than the white outline that toyo only has....

how bad is the rubbing on a 265/70/17??
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I dont think you will have to worry about rubbing.
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I dont think you will have to worry about rubbing.
same here.......i think 265/70/17 is the biggest you can go with out rubbing. so im pretty sure you'd be safe!
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definately no rubbing on a 265/70/17. i'm running an LT 255/75/17 and its slightly bigger than the 265/70 and i had no rubbing w/ it at all at stock height

if u want a 265/70, get the terra grapplers or bfg all terrains
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that is BFG's poorest tire... definately would not put those back on something if the original set wore out.

there are MUCH better tires out there that come in all price ranges. hell i had some firestone destination AT's... smooth riding, great wet traction and they were CHEAP.
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thanks guys for all ur inputs!!! i think im gonna stick to my original plan and just get the toyo A/T amd pay the extra money... so im takin it that the deal is not worth those tires
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u can get the 265/70/17 nitto terra grapplers off ebay for $536 w/ free shipping
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K i asked this question over a year ago. i already made my decision LOL! damn polls always popping up !!!
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I would not put them on even if they were 50 bucks a tire
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ive met people at my job that got over 100K out of the stock bfg rugged fails..I dont know how you guys are saying poor milage
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I said yes and the only reason is because if I needed new tires really bad because the ones I were driving on were unsafe and I was broke...thats the only way cause those tires are poop IMO
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