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BFG KM2s on Backorder?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by YellowDog01, May 6, 2010.

  1. May 6, 2010 at 3:04 PM
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    YellowDog01

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    I went to the tire shop today and was looking to get some KM2s mounted in 285/70/17s and they said that they were looking at a National Backorder.
    Has anyone else heard of this?
     
  2. May 6, 2010 at 3:07 PM
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    amaes

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  3. May 6, 2010 at 3:19 PM
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    steve o 77

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    I've heard of it too.
     
  4. May 6, 2010 at 3:41 PM
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    Dang. Well I'm either going with the BFG ATs, Cooper STTs, Or Hankooks.
     
  5. May 6, 2010 at 5:18 PM
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    I've also been looking into getting the hankook mt's!
     
  6. May 6, 2010 at 6:07 PM
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    Yeah they seem like great tires. The only "flaw" I've heard of is the lack of siping.
     
  7. May 6, 2010 at 6:10 PM
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    callahansd

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    i honestly think i got the last 4, my set only about a month ago, came 4 different states haha, they said there were some in Alaska? guess their gone now too
     
  8. May 6, 2010 at 7:16 PM
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    When do yall think they will be ready?
     
  9. May 6, 2010 at 7:47 PM
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    Im def. getting the Hankook's for my next tire. All the reviews Ive read/heard say that there great, even in wet conditions and snow. Packed snow not so much, but thats why their pined for studs. And they look B.A! :)
     
  10. May 6, 2010 at 9:42 PM
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    I heard that too...

    If you have KM2's and have a bad tires or blow out then your screwed, because there's no replacements.
     
  11. May 6, 2010 at 9:43 PM
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  12. May 6, 2010 at 9:44 PM
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    I've got the Hankook A/Ts are there pretty nice. They have a decent tread design and a 50k Tread Warranty :)
     
  13. May 6, 2010 at 9:54 PM
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  14. May 6, 2010 at 9:56 PM
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    Cortland on here has em and there sooo nice! And big to...I thought he was running 285/75/16s but they were 265/75/16 :eek:
     
  15. May 6, 2010 at 9:57 PM
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    not true.Most(including MAST) keep a stash of tires for adjustment purposes.
     
  17. May 7, 2010 at 8:29 AM
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    "no tires at all" :confused: that's what they told me at Discount Tire. IMO wouldn't take the chances.
     
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    I called another store about the Toyo Open Country Mud Terrains and it sounds like the same deal!
     
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