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kumho road venture mt's

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by tacomaforlife, Feb 17, 2011.

  1. Feb 17, 2011 at 11:41 AM
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    tacomaforlife

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    TRD S/C 3" sky jacker suspension lift,33" kumho road venture mt kl71's 16" 320c pacer wheels,billet grill,EBC slotted and dimpled rotors,super 44 muffler with gutted cat,smoked l.e.d. tail lights, deck plate mod with K&N filter,fog/blinker mod,cobra cb with 4' firestick antenna/100W PA,clear corners with l.e.d bulbs,55w back up lights,urd O2 sim., blue l.e.d bulbs behind gauge cluster.
    im looking at getting the kumho road venture mt kl71's 285/75/16's next week havent seen much on the forums about them. Whos got them?
     
  2. Feb 17, 2011 at 11:51 AM
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    I don't think too many folks here do. I was asking around TW about a year ago and didn't get much responce. Ended up gettin some AT's.
     
  3. Feb 17, 2011 at 11:56 AM
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    yea i didnt think so but i know trd7 has some and he likes them and ive seen a truck in town with them they look good but hows the performance?
     
  4. Feb 17, 2011 at 12:02 PM
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    bowyer2002

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    We just put a set on my cousins 2000 Taco and he really likes them.
    I am getting them in the next month or so as my Coopers are wearing out (63K) and the price is right on the Kumho's.
     
  5. Feb 17, 2011 at 12:09 PM
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    Mine are 285/75/16's. So far I love them. The noise isn't bad and the mileage is doing good so far. I haven't really got to test them much offroad, but from what I have done with them, they did great. Here are a couple pics.

    [​IMG]

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  6. Feb 17, 2011 at 12:15 PM
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    yea they look good on your truck i cant wait to get a set for mine, o i might need to steal your bumper also :D
     
  7. Feb 17, 2011 at 12:31 PM
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    If by steal you mean, buy one just like it, then go for it.They are awesome, but your not getting mine, I like it way to much :p lol.
     
  8. Feb 17, 2011 at 12:33 PM
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    :annoyed: my piggy bank doesnt have that much money left in it!!!:D
     
  9. Feb 17, 2011 at 12:36 PM
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    Don't worry, your not the only one. Between this truck and my other little truck that you see in the top pic, mine stays emptied lol.
     
  10. Feb 17, 2011 at 12:39 PM
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    but gotta get tires first thats why this site is so dangerous, everything i see i want :goingcrazy:
     
  11. Feb 18, 2011 at 12:41 AM
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    I ALMOST went with these tires until I found out what country they were made in. Then my logic kicked in and told me if I'm going to already drop minimum $600 why not spend a $150 more and the get THE best tires for the money so I went with Goodyear Duratracs and really glad I made that decision.
     
  12. Feb 18, 2011 at 6:46 PM
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    Excellent decision!! Oh...

    :worthless:
     
  13. Feb 18, 2011 at 7:52 PM
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    they look great on RC trucks too!!!

    [​IMG]
     
  14. Feb 18, 2011 at 7:54 PM
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    well i bought a set of the kumho road venture mt's should be here in a day or two
     
  16. Mar 21, 2011 at 5:19 PM
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    i have em, they are baddass in every way i have just over 4000 miles no signs of uneven wear or any wear at all they perform amazing in the mud!! and theyre a good price and a badass tread pattern
     
  17. Mar 22, 2011 at 8:29 AM
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    i have a set, sitting in my garage....i took them off to put on BGF at ko's


    i'll put the MT's back on when i go play in the mud during summer...or i'm going to sell them

    for our weather up here, lots of rain, the kuhmo's sucked
     
  18. Mar 22, 2011 at 10:54 AM
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    Yea I have definitely noticed they aren't very good in the rain. I just about lost it on the interstate a couple weeks ago. I downshifted to go around someone and they broke loose. They did it a couple times and I finally gave up and just stayed behind the person. I was running about 60mph and only downshifted to 4th.
     
  19. Mar 22, 2011 at 10:59 AM
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    where are they made?
     
  20. Mar 22, 2011 at 11:21 AM
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    Made in China & Korea. :eek:
     
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