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1st gen - nothing fits - winter is coming

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Electric Nurse, Oct 13, 2019.

  1. Oct 13, 2019 at 3:59 AM
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    Electric Nurse

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    greetings folks
    Have a sweet lil 96 taco 1st gen 5 lug with 215/70/ r14 stock steelies

    According to tire rack NO WINTER TIRES.

    Tried the calculator and 225/60/r15 and 235/55/r16
    Nothing

    What works on this truck??
    Thanks!!!
     
  2. Oct 13, 2019 at 4:26 AM
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    bludweiaer

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  3. Oct 13, 2019 at 4:36 AM
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    Electric Nurse

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    Yes. Thank you.
    I had done so but your results are the same as mine.
    Some M + S options but no dedicated snow tires...

    Leads me back to the question about what others are doing...

    Thanks again.
     
  4. Oct 13, 2019 at 4:43 AM
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    CrustyComa

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    You could get a normal all season tire and get it siped.
     
  5. Oct 13, 2019 at 4:51 AM
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    Irongrave

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    You may need to a 15inch wheel . 14s have never had good tire selections.
     
  6. Oct 13, 2019 at 5:09 AM
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    badkids

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    Blizzaks on 15s, steelies.
     
  7. Oct 13, 2019 at 5:55 AM
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  8. Oct 13, 2019 at 7:32 AM
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    Traegermaster

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    Goodyear Nordic winter tire in the size your looking for
     

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