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Dick Cepek DC-1

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by tarheelfan_08, Jan 22, 2009.

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Should I get these wheels

  1. Yes

    67.3%
  2. No

    32.7%
  1. Jan 22, 2009 at 6:20 AM
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    tarheelfan_08

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  2. Jan 22, 2009 at 6:45 AM
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    Also...what would be good wheels for these?? I dont offroad and dont pull anything! But I drive a lot around town and on highways! So I want something comfortable, safe, and not super expensive!
     
  3. Jan 22, 2009 at 7:11 AM
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    I have the 17x9 with 285/70/17 Nitto Terra Grapplers. The tires are pretty good...quiet on the road and handle well offroad and in snow. No complaints for far. I only have 6k miles on them, so I'm not sure about the life yet.
     
  4. Jan 22, 2009 at 7:13 AM
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    tarheelfan_08

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    How much did those tires cost??
     
  5. Jan 22, 2009 at 7:16 AM
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    I don't remember. I bought them at Discount Tire and I think they're usually around $200 (that's what their website says), but I got a big discount since I have a buddy who is a manager there. I think I got them for about $170 each. I know...kind of pricey.
     
  6. Jan 22, 2009 at 8:20 AM
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    Not to bad! But a little more then I want to spend! I just want average, nothing special, plain tires!
     
  7. Jan 22, 2009 at 9:01 AM
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    That was my first thought when I bought the DC-1's. I was going to keep the stock tires, hence, the 17x9's. But, a gift from the folks spurred me to buy the bigger tires. Lots of people here use other tires, but I think if you are looking for AT's you'll be in the $150 range, at least.
     
  8. Jan 22, 2009 at 3:58 PM
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    Guy who is orderin me wheels will give me a discount if I but tires from him
     
  9. Jan 22, 2009 at 6:38 PM
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    They r freegin awsome,if i had the $$$$ i would buy them.i think they look sweet
     
  10. Jan 22, 2009 at 9:05 PM
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    Yea I love them and I think they will look great on my truck!
     
  11. Jan 23, 2009 at 6:13 AM
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    So what is everyone's reason for picking them
     
  12. Jan 23, 2009 at 9:16 PM
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    I am planning on putting the DC-1s on my truck this spring when all the snow melts. My reason is that they just look so good! Can't wait:)
     
  13. Jan 23, 2009 at 9:24 PM
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    Durable, agressive, but sleek look. I am not conceited or nothing, but I have had tons of looks, second looks, and even people stop me for questions on these wheels. Not saying others dont, But for me; thats enough to make me think I made the right decision. That and the fact that they look goood muddy, and even better spotless. Definately got my vote:
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  14. Jan 25, 2009 at 11:50 AM
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    They're not too bad...
     
  15. Jan 25, 2009 at 2:42 PM
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    after seeing two people on this site with them no cuz think how many people ot ther have em i like to be original.... there sick none the less
     
  16. Jan 26, 2009 at 1:42 PM
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    The first time I saw them was on roxspin's rig, and I loved the look, so I got them.
     
  17. Jan 26, 2009 at 1:44 PM
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    What was your total price... for wheels tires and install!
     
  18. Jan 26, 2009 at 3:43 PM
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    I am getting them I do believe!! Now I just need ot figure out a good tire spec for them...anyone got an idea of a tire that will fit good??
     
  19. Jan 26, 2009 at 8:12 PM
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    Thx for everyone's support and help! It is official I will be ordering them within the next few months! I will keep everyone updated! Now I must decide what size wheel and what type tire!
     
  20. Jan 27, 2009 at 8:46 AM
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    Hmm, I don't remember...I think it was around $1200-$1250.
     
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