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A Tough Decision

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by jeremy_283, Nov 2, 2011.

  1. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:25 PM
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    jeremy_283

    jeremy_283 [OP] Super Member

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    My tires suck and spin on wet roads. (RWD only) Who knows what this winter holds and when the roads get bad I have 4WD. (crappy tires on front too) Do I dish out the $1400 for KM2s mounted with the tire protection plan from Big O Tires or do I keep on my current tires. (which should easily last into the summer of 2012) Btw, I'm in Missouri.
     
  2. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:28 PM
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    Blackshirts

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    1400 damn gotta find them cheeper.

    U need to replace them for safety.
     
  3. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:28 PM
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    rcbs204

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    Nope, you buy Bridgestone Revo II's and your are good to go.
     
  4. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    tacoma16

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    well if its going to prevent an accident its better to spend the money and avoid getting into trouble right. if you have the money and its not going to be a huge dent in the wallet, why not. IF the tires arent that bad and you can wait till the summer, more money for christmas.

    what does the tire protection plan offer? if its a good thing to have, and its offered only now for a good deal, better to save in the long run right.
     
  5. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:33 PM
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    jeremy_283

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    I've had Revo II's and I'm sure KM2's are better in snow and offroad.
     
  6. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:47 PM
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    My 2010 Sport DC came with Bridgestone Duelers - they sucked in the Ohio snow. I replaced them with Goodyear DuraTracs - much better.
     
  7. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:48 PM
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    How about the ko's . I'll get 60k easily out of my set . Cost 1k OTD
     
  8. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:51 PM
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    KOs are the all-terrain tire? They good in snow?
     
  9. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:56 PM
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    I guess snow good. .. Ice not good
     
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