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Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac's Mileage

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by JNome, Feb 14, 2012.

  1. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:01 AM
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    So I've been checking out the Goodyear Wrangler Duratracs and have read some great reviews on here on them. I was just wodering, what have people been getting for mileage and treadlife out of them. Any issues with cupping?
     
  2. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:06 AM
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    When I upgraded to 265/75/r16, I noticed a drop in MPG, but I also noticed my speedo now matches my GPS speed perfectly.

    So... Not a fair comparison before and after, IMO. I'm thinking my MPG prior to the new tires was off.

    My tires are too new to notice any cupping.
     
  3. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:08 AM
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    these tires absolutely suck.....but maybe you should search for the other 20 threads on this SAME topic that have been around for eons.
     
  4. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:09 AM
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    What's so bad about the duratrac reason I ask those might be my next set of tires
     
  5. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:10 AM
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    He is most likely being sarcastic. He wants people to search. The topic has been covered more than a few times.
     
  6. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:24 AM
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    Yeah gotta search. I have maybe 20000 on mine and they still look new.
     
  7. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:26 AM
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    You suck, EAD. Dirty Jersian.
     
  8. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:27 AM
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    -1 for personal attacks :)

    you dirty meth mouthed mountain man :D
     
  9. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:28 AM
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    My durahacks can out wheel your durahacks any day. :cool:
     
  10. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:29 AM
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    open/open < LSD

    and you cheat you SOB....running and gunning with two tires on the grass :D

    No X-box today? :p
     
  11. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:31 AM
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    Wheeling is wheeling bish. :cool: More skinny > LSD



    When did I have two wheels on the grass? I remember having two wheels in the air, but not on the grass.
     
  12. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:34 AM
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    where Chad got stuck you bastardo





    oh and to answer OP....I have 75,000 miles on mine with 50% tread left :)
     
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    I wasn't on the grass.............It was a stump :eek:


    OP, not sure how much I have on mine. I'll have to figure that out when I get home. I definitely don't have as much as ^that^ DB though.
     
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    given the tread design...i'd say you could expect 30-40k out of them...maybe less cause the rubber is a little softer :notsure:

    I love the look of the Duratracs for though and am considering them myself :)
     
  15. Feb 14, 2012 at 9:44 AM
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    Bad idea for you considering the temps you see in AZ and the softer compounds in the tire.
     
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    30k here and still 1/2 my treads left, but like Ben said hot temps would be no good for a snow tire.
     
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    30 K... not bad. Thanks for the info. I'll check out some of the other threads too to see what guys are getting.
     
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    ^ Thanks dude... I'll check em out :thumbsup:
     
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