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Georgia Clay and highway (80mph) TIRE HELP!!!!

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by wolfgang123, Apr 13, 2010.

  1. wolfgang123

    wolfgang123 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    UHH I dont know what do to i am looking for all terrain (not mud terrain) tire that does good on the highway and in the clay. every time i think i find a tire i hear bad things about it...to noisey......good in mud but terrible in the clay :confused::eek:

    i am open to anything please help
     
  2. mgrande

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    I haven't had a chance to try my mickey thompson atz's out in the clay, but they are a damn aggressive all terrain that I dont consider loud. I've had them in the mud once so far and they were great.
     
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    I have General grabber AT2 they are not loud for an AT tire. My are wife approved!!!
     
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    311offroad Stock Taco For Now

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    Goodyear Wrangler Duratracs..
     
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    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Thor

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    bridgestone dueler a/t revos................good for everything but ice. i love mine. not too sure about the revo 2's...but they sholuld be pretty good too. they are a bit pricey tho.
     
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    clay does'nt clean out of anything, your better off stayin out of it. but if you do go in it keep your rpm's high or any tire will clog up and you will get stuck. i had a set of tsl swampers on a farm truck and it would still get stuck in damn red clay.
     
  8. wolfgang123

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    ok i really like the duratracs but they seem to have terrible road manners. espically on a little 4 bangin 1st gen.

    i like the revos but they seems like they would be week in the mud.

    http://www.tirerack.com/tires/tires.jsp?tireMake=Bridgestone&tireModel=Dueler+A%2FT+Revo+2&partnum=105SR5REVO2OWL&vehicleSearch=true&fromCompare1=yes&autoMake=Toyota&autoYear=1997&autoModel=Tacoma%204wd%20Xtra%20Cab&autoModClar=

    same goes for the firestone destinations

    http://www.tirerack.com/tires/tires.jsp?tireMake=Firestone&tireModel=Destination+A/T

    i like the duratracs but its the fact that i have seen alot of bad road reviews and that tirerack says they arnt "ment" for my truck.

    "The following tire you have selected has a higher load rating than the vehicle's Original Equipment (O.E.) tires. This typically results in increased ride harshness, which some customers may find undesirable"


    EDIT: i can deside between the firestone and the revo....then i will compare the winnder to the duratracs.
     
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    Ive had zero problems with my duratracs... i wouldn't worry bout what tirerack says and read the reviews other tacoma owners have posted in that thread i put up there...
     
  10. wolfgang123

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    about how mnay miles are you guys getting out of your duratracs?
     
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    i haven't had mine long. read that thread... everything you need to know bout the tire was discussed in there
     
  12. genxer36

    genxer36 Lord of Tomfoolery

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    You aren't from GA are you? If it is dirt, it is clay. There is no avoiding it in GA, unless you live at the coast.
     
  13. mgrande

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    I'll be going out for my second time with my ATZ's tomorrow. I'll be paying more attention to everything this time around, I'll let you know how they do.
     
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