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Goodyear FAIL!

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Killer Red Taco, Jul 6, 2009.

  1. Jul 6, 2009 at 9:59 AM
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    Killer Red Taco

    Killer Red Taco [OP] NorCal Rock Whore

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    Went camping and exploring this weekend around Mono Lake.
    Had some tire issues.

    Goodyear vs. Sage Brush

    [​IMG]

    The sage brush won :(
     
  2. Jul 6, 2009 at 10:01 AM
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    ColtsTRD

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    That sucks :/
     
  3. Jul 6, 2009 at 10:02 AM
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    dud122

    dud122 rabble rabble rabble

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    well i think your biggest problem is that knife in your tire... things should start lookin up once you get that taken care of :thumbsup:
     
  4. Jul 6, 2009 at 10:03 AM
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    hillbillynwv

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    Must had been some heavy duty sage brush for that nasty of a cut. That's an expensive tire too, I had those on my 1st generation. I guess Kevlar is not bullet proof.
     
  5. Jul 6, 2009 at 11:20 AM
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    johnecon2001

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    That's not the Kevlar one. Just a regular MT/R

    How low were you aired down?
     
  6. Jul 6, 2009 at 11:30 AM
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    Killer Red Taco

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    Yup those are the old MTR not the Kevlar.

    I was down to 20 psi. Looking back I should have kept them at 30 but we got into some sharp rocks as well.

    I will get a trip report up soon.
     
  7. Jul 6, 2009 at 11:31 AM
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    I know it was crazy getting a knife in my tire, but hell I got a free knife.
     
  8. Jul 6, 2009 at 11:40 AM
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    chris4x4

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    I never the plant life up there carried weapons! F THAT!
     
  9. Jul 6, 2009 at 11:46 AM
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    Are you using the tire as a tie down for your tent?
     
  10. Jul 6, 2009 at 12:17 PM
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    good thing you pointed that out...I almost missed it.:gossip::D
     
  11. Jul 6, 2009 at 1:14 PM
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    Of course, it was a anchor after all.

    I had to use the truck too.

    [​IMG]


    BTW the new one is $130 mounted from America's tire.
     
  12. Jul 6, 2009 at 1:24 PM
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    That sucks.
     
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