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Cooper Zeon LTZ....Review.

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by chris4x4, Jan 18, 2010.

  1. Jan 18, 2010 at 5:41 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Has anyone tried these yet?

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    THese tires will be compared to the same size (285/60/18) Nitto Terra Grappleers, with the same 3086# load rating.
    So far, The Terra Grapplers new had 12/32 of tread. I measured the Cooper tires to have 14/32's of tread. The Coopers are about 3/10ths taller, but about 1/10" narrower.
    I didnt weigh the Nittos, but the Cooper Zeons weigh 50# each.
    They will be mounted on Saturday, so more to come.
     
  2. Jan 18, 2010 at 5:44 PM
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    those are great tires chris, two guys i work with them have them, granted they are on their ford 150's but they've both had them over a year and they still look new, and they drive the crap out of them. they say they handle great on the road, wet pavement, snow, and pretty decent in the mud. i would have got them if they made a 255/85. i think you'll be very happy with them.
     
  3. Jan 18, 2010 at 5:47 PM
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    I dont have them yet. Im considering seeing how they compare to the Nitto's I have been running for some time. Thanks for the input! I think I will get them, and see. :)
     
  4. Jan 18, 2010 at 5:48 PM
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    Are those MT or AT?
     
  5. Jan 18, 2010 at 5:48 PM
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  6. Jan 18, 2010 at 5:48 PM
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    chris4x4

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    They are listed as an AT.
     
  7. Jan 18, 2010 at 5:50 PM
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    yah there are a couple of us that have them. i only have put about 1k on mine but i am liking them a lot. great on the dry and wet pavement. they also do very well in the snow. i haven't had a chance to take the to the dirt yet so i can't say how they perform in that area.


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  8. Jan 18, 2010 at 5:50 PM
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    i think that you will be impressed with them i was very.
     
  9. Jan 18, 2010 at 5:52 PM
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    I think I will give them a try. Do they have the wheel protector? The wheel is recessed into the tire a little bit?

    Good to know! Thanks :)
     
  10. Jan 18, 2010 at 6:01 PM
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    you know, i swear i read that they did, but mine sure dont. not sure if its on the larger rim sizes only or what. they come mostly in sizes 18" and i up i believe so maybe they put the rim protector on those which might be more susceptible to being curbed at the mall:D. i remember what my bfg a/t's rim protector looked like and my tires are lacking that.
     
  11. Jan 18, 2010 at 6:22 PM
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    Interesting....Could you send me, or post a pic close up of the rim/tire junction?
     
  12. Jan 18, 2010 at 6:27 PM
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    The rednecks in the cheby forum love those tires :thumbsup:
     
  13. Jan 18, 2010 at 6:31 PM
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    also big in the dodge forums :rolleyes:
     
  14. Jan 18, 2010 at 6:46 PM
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    anytime:thumbsup:
     
  17. Jan 20, 2010 at 2:57 PM
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    Bump, as I am begining a review of these tires.
     
  18. Jan 20, 2010 at 4:11 PM
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    I don't have them yet, but that is the tire at the top of my list.
     
  19. Jan 20, 2010 at 4:23 PM
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    what really sold me on the ltz's were all the good reviews and more importantly the very few bad reviews i read online
     
  20. Jan 21, 2010 at 8:28 AM
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