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Need HELP on tires!!

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by TonkaToyTaco, Jun 23, 2012.

  1. Jun 23, 2012 at 7:25 AM
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    TonkaToyTaco

    TonkaToyTaco [OP] Hope you can run faster than 965 FPS

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    Alright guys i need some help finding a tire for my truck. My stock ones are done so time to upgrade. Im looking for 285/75/16 in a AT or MT. I want something with a nice look a little aggressive but that will last as well for a little while. I do alot of road driving but i want it to perform in rain snow and light offroad if I decide to go there lol. I was looking at the Duratracs, but im getting good and bad reviews, someone told my cooper discover at3 are nice but idk if they are aggressive enough for me. Help me out with some pics and or ur thoughts.

    PS for right now im going to do a 2 inch leveling kit just to fit the tires but by winter im doing a fox coilovers with all pro leaf pack
     
  2. Jun 23, 2012 at 12:06 PM
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    Maticuno

    Maticuno Resident Pine Swine

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    You can't go wrong with the Firestone Destination A/T. If you want something a little more aggressive looking, check out the Kelly Safari TSR.
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  3. Jun 23, 2012 at 5:23 PM
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    DevL

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    Love my Nitto Trail Grapplers. Only thing I don't like is the weight.
     
  4. Jun 24, 2012 at 4:18 AM
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    TonkaToyTaco

    TonkaToyTaco [OP] Hope you can run faster than 965 FPS

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    I like the look of those Kelly Safaris they look real nice. Anyone have any experience with them? Are ethey any good and how long they last?
     
  5. Jun 24, 2012 at 4:29 AM
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    diesel30

    diesel30 Well-Known Member

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    carbon fiber blacked out grill ddm tuning hid kit 35w/55w bi-xenon kit ddm tuning hid fog light kit 35w m/t classic lock blacks fierce attitudes 285/70/17 5100's installed on front 2.5" rear TSB done masterlock tailgate lock 35% front window tint scangaugeII duplicolor red caliper paint
    i've been running a set of fierce attitude m/t's for a few months now. not too much noise for a m/t that is pretty aggressive and the ride is great.

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  6. Jun 24, 2012 at 4:55 AM
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    TonkaToyTaco

    TonkaToyTaco [OP] Hope you can run faster than 965 FPS

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    Fox 2.0 Coilovers cranked up with JBA UCA, Rear OME 2" leaf pack with Ride Rite air bags, SCS Steath 6 matte black rims wrapped in 285/75/17 Cooper ST MAXX, Blacked out emblems, Debaged tailgate, Tinted windows (5% in rear, 5% up front and 40% on windsheild), Retro color matched HID headlights with Amber Halo, Projector LED Foglight, Custom LED Taillight and 3rd brake light, T-Rex 2 eyelids color matched, Fog light anytime MOD, All LED interior and exterior ligths, Volant CAI With forced Ram, JET throttle body spacer, Aero Turbine SS Muffler, Aero Turbine SS 4inch tip dumped after axel, URD MAF Calibrator, LED bed lights, 4X4 light mod, Satoshi Grill with matching scoop and lower Valance, 20" LED bar and 2 LED Pods behind Satoshi, Diff breather mod, Sea Blu secondary fuse box with 100A breaker, Outlaw Train Horns with dual Air Compressors and 5 Gal tank, Ultraguage, Andre Devil Horns, Pedal Commander
    thats a really nice looking tire. Thanks for the pics. And nice truck :)
     
  7. Jun 24, 2012 at 5:22 AM
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    I love my General Grabber AT2s. Aggressive tread and good on and off road so far. They do not have any excessive road noise either.
     
  8. Jun 24, 2012 at 5:40 AM
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    Maticuno

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  9. Jun 24, 2012 at 5:40 AM
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    GPS Navigation System, Old Man Emu complete lift with Dakar springs. Light Racing UCA's. BFG AT tires, KMC Enduro rims, Allpro E-locker guard. ARB Portable Air Compressor CKMP12. Backflip Tonneau Cover. Wet Okole seat covers.
    I have the BFG AT's and like them. Many people in the local club here have the Duratracs and really really like them and I honestly have not heard a bad review on them. The other tire many have and also like are the Micky Thompson MTZ's. Hope that kind of helps. Good luck.

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  10. Jun 24, 2012 at 5:46 AM
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    Toyota Tech31

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    Check out treadwright.com, one of our local guys, colin, just got a set of these mounted yesterday. Really good price too 285/70/17 for $153 each.

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