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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Krazie Sj, Oct 13, 2009.

  1. Oct 13, 2009 at 7:27 PM
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    Krazie Sj

    Krazie Sj [OP] Resident Jackass

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    265x75x16 BFG AT/KO

    Sorry for the crappy cell phone pics.

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  2. Oct 13, 2009 at 7:38 PM
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    Kenny650

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    Looks good. Congrats!
     
  3. Oct 13, 2009 at 7:39 PM
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    Incognito

    Incognito μολὼν λαβέ

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  4. Oct 13, 2009 at 7:44 PM
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    Rollinn

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    very nice!!
     
  5. Oct 13, 2009 at 7:58 PM
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    Taco Ron

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    Look good. I must say it is weird to see the snow though. We still have a couple of months here before we see any of that.
     
  6. Oct 13, 2009 at 8:00 PM
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    yotarob2005

    yotarob2005 Kiss My IFS

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    looks good, I love my BFG's & I'm sure that you will too.
     
  7. Oct 13, 2009 at 8:03 PM
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    moto932

    moto932 What's the matter, Colonel Sandurz? CHICKEN?

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    looks great, you should be very happy with those in the snow.
     
  8. Oct 13, 2009 at 8:05 PM
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    neslerrah

    neslerrah Taco lovin'

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    great choice! looks great!
     
  9. Oct 13, 2009 at 8:17 PM
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    Krazie Sj

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    So far so good. World of difference over my fading Michelin LTX M/S. They were good, but they were turning into racing slicks. :p
     
  10. Oct 14, 2009 at 7:08 PM
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    Krazie Sj

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    Better pictures that don't suck. Funny enough they came from the same camera phone.

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    ^Rocking the Devil Horns.
     
  11. Oct 14, 2009 at 7:22 PM
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    gupster88

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    looks good! how much snow did you guys get?
     
  12. Oct 14, 2009 at 7:29 PM
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    socal16

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    how you like them in the snow?? i have the same ones but there isnt any snow here yet
     
  13. Oct 14, 2009 at 7:30 PM
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    Krazie Sj

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    All told the past 3 days about 3". First ½" was that really light fluffy stuff you'd mistake for cotton fuzz. This morning I woke to find another 2½ of that thick stuff that is perfect for making snowmen or snowballs. Half way through the day it pretty much all turned to slush.

    Truck didn't feel skittish at all, even when I went through a large wet patch at 65mph that I thought would cause me to Hydroplane.

    Nope, just rammed right through it and slowed me down a slight bit. Loving these tires! Having gone from P rated to E I honestly have not noticed my ride being any more harsh than usual. In fact I think it feels better.

    As for the snow, using these tires and looking at the pictures it's like a tank tread. Instead of compressing the snow they roll over it and bite down. I can break the back end if I try, but it's not nearly as easy as with my fading Michelin LTX M/S's.
     
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