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Mud terrain or All Terrain?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by manager_bmr, Jul 7, 2010.

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BFG All terrain or mud terrain?

Poll closed Aug 6, 2010.
  1. Mud Terrain

    72 vote(s)
    27.3%
  2. All Terrain

    192 vote(s)
    72.7%
  1. Jul 7, 2010 at 7:33 PM
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    manager_bmr

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    I want to lift my Prerunner truck 2.5 inches and i also will get new tires (still have stock dunlops) and im thinking about getting the BF goodrich but im not sure about getting the AT or the Mud-T, what do you guys think? I live in Baja, Mexico near the beach so its a sandy place. I would like a clean look, like if the lifting was done at the dealership lol, i have 16´ steel wheels. What should I get?
     
  2. Jul 7, 2010 at 7:47 PM
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    Unknown

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  3. Jul 7, 2010 at 9:00 PM
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    solus

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    A/T if you drive on the road a lot...
     
  4. Jul 7, 2010 at 9:06 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    A/T would be better in sand.
     
  5. Jul 7, 2010 at 9:18 PM
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    solidcopy

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    Pretty much this. A/Ts have better flotation in sand than M/Ts.
     
  6. Jul 7, 2010 at 9:46 PM
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    NAYo2002

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    A/T are also rated for severe snow if that's important to you.
     
  7. Jul 7, 2010 at 10:31 PM
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    WhatThePho?

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    A/T are more practical if you don't drive around in mud.
     
  8. Jul 7, 2010 at 10:33 PM
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    Mark350

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    Why bother with m/t unless you are gonna get in the mud. It may look a little cooler but I think the cons of using them for the street outweigh the pros
     
  9. Jul 7, 2010 at 10:44 PM
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    Janster

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    Another vote for A/T's.

    M/Ts are not very good in the rain or hard packed snow.
     
  10. Jul 7, 2010 at 11:28 PM
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    A/T especially since you drive a Pre Runner. I assume you won't be taking on any serious mud with a 4x2.
     
  11. Jul 7, 2010 at 11:32 PM
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    id suggest rereading where he lives and if u think his truck will ever see the snow...:D

     
  12. Jul 7, 2010 at 11:48 PM
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    Series1000

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    BFG at's are awesome tires
     
  13. Jul 7, 2010 at 11:57 PM
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    just remember fellas, with mud terrains always drop the psi real low if u expect terrain not designed for m/t, i have never had problem with my mickey thompson baja claws in any condition, just my 2 cents from experience
     
  14. Jul 7, 2010 at 11:58 PM
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    I gotta say the KM2s have pretty good street manners and in the sand they do pretty well.
     
  15. Jul 8, 2010 at 12:27 AM
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    Neither! I know there are a shitload of BFG fans here but I am not one of them. Do more research on tires before you limit yourself to just the BFGs.
    Get some General Grabber AT/2s. Almost the same tire but IMHO better quality!
     
  16. Jul 8, 2010 at 1:26 AM
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    An all-terain tire, but I personally would not buy BFGs.
     
  17. Jul 8, 2010 at 2:10 AM
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    I was on the fence with BFGs and did a lot of research. There seems to be quite a few that are out of round and have balance issues. Therefore I found a tire with a very good reputation of current and past owners that is almost the same tread pattern. The stock BFGs wore quickly on my truck. Those are my reasons.
     
  18. Jul 8, 2010 at 5:36 AM
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  19. Jul 8, 2010 at 5:41 AM
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    I have run both on my old 1996 Mazda B4000 4x4 and definitely go with the ATs.
     
  20. Jul 8, 2010 at 10:03 AM
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