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255/80/17 KM2's now siped ?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by OZ-T, Aug 7, 2011.

  1. Aug 7, 2011 at 11:50 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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  2. Aug 7, 2011 at 11:52 PM
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  3. Aug 7, 2011 at 11:55 PM
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  4. Aug 8, 2011 at 12:00 AM
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    yea I was looking at that. Thats a good thing for sure!
     
  5. Aug 8, 2011 at 12:01 AM
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    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    The poor performance on snow was the only thing holding me back from getting this size and tire next .
     
  6. Aug 8, 2011 at 12:03 AM
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    Yea for sure...I don't have to worry bout that much here lol. But for the little weather we do get it'd come in handy...plus they'll wear a little better too right? Or not necessarily??
     
  7. Aug 8, 2011 at 12:05 AM
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    Looks like they left the outer blocks unsiped to keep them from chunking out , I'm not sure how siping the centre blocks affects the wear rate of them .

    I need snow traction in winter so I'm happy if they are siped .
     
  8. Aug 8, 2011 at 12:06 AM
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    Well, I look forward to your review on them :p
     
  9. Aug 8, 2011 at 12:07 AM
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    Haha

    me too :D
     
  10. Aug 8, 2011 at 12:10 AM
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    so your gonna go with the 255s eh? Oh-Man runs them out here and their MEAN as hell looking!

    I've been trying to decide which tire i'm gonna go with...I like the General Red Labels but their impossible to find. The Cooper STT's are great looking and so are the Mickey Thompson Baja ATZ...now you got me thinking about the KM2s lol! I'll end up going with a 285/75/16 though, unless I get my spindles by then...then i'll run 295s.
     
  11. Aug 8, 2011 at 12:12 AM
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    I really want to try to keep my front flaps , and lots running the 255's have been able to do that .

    I drive on a lot of stoney gravel roads and the rocks kick up everywhere .
     
  12. Aug 8, 2011 at 12:16 AM
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    yea thats one thing that sucks about not having the flaps...when i'm out in the desert, shit flies EVERYWHERE lol :eek:
     
  13. Aug 8, 2011 at 12:24 AM
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    I'm hitting the sack , later Scott
     
  14. Aug 8, 2011 at 12:25 AM
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    Later bud :pccoffee:
     
  15. Aug 8, 2011 at 7:29 AM
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    Bump for a bit more daytime discussion

    Anybody buy these tires recently and notice that they were siped ?
     
  16. Aug 8, 2011 at 8:13 AM
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    I not too concerned about offroad , aired down performance , I'm more interested in the siping for my snow driving needs in winter .

    Boyd , what do you mean " they spin freely in rain " ? As in no traction on wet pavement ?
     
  17. Aug 8, 2011 at 5:53 PM
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    Oy Boyd ^^^^^^^
     
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    Are you sure ?
     
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