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Nitto or BFG

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Bmedic50, Jun 3, 2008.

  1. Jun 3, 2008 at 8:52 PM
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    Bmedic50

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    Which tires are better, Nitto terra grapplers or the BFG all Terrain T/A. I mostly drive on pavement with moderate offroad. Nothing more than dirt and some mud. I want something that will look good, have good traction, and last.
     
  2. Jun 3, 2008 at 8:55 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Nitto. You can thank me latter. :)
     
  3. Jun 4, 2008 at 6:18 AM
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    Anthony

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    nitto as well... bfgs will hurt your mpg since theyre pretty heavy
     
  4. Jun 4, 2008 at 6:55 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    And the Nittos are supirior in traction. :)
     
  5. Jul 5, 2008 at 11:14 AM
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    CoolWhip

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    Nittos are the ones. Awesome tires!

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  6. Jul 5, 2008 at 11:17 AM
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    I guess my next set will have to be Nittos.
     
  7. Jul 5, 2008 at 11:29 AM
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    eordonez

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    I dont know about the nittos, but i can say they look great!
     
  8. Jul 5, 2008 at 12:23 PM
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    Khaos

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    I like the BFGs better. Especially in looks. The little "lightning" bolts on the Nittos killed it for me.
     
  9. Jul 5, 2008 at 1:21 PM
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    TengoTaco

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    Wow Nitto's are very recomended here. I didn't take them into consideration when looking for tires. I will keep them in mind when my truck needs new shoes.

    So far though i have been really happy with my BFG's. I didn't lose any MPG and i came from a highway tire, great traction off road, and they look great.
     
  10. Jul 21, 2008 at 1:48 PM
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    My Nitto's have 20,000 miles on them and they are still a little over half tread life left. They Rock! For best tread life rotate them every 5,000 miles. My 285/70/17's run 55psi.
     
  11. Jul 21, 2008 at 1:54 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    nittos and bfg's are both excellent offroad, but the nitto's probably ride a little better and may not cost as much as the bfg's. i like the bridgestone dueler a/t revo's that i had on my 06......awesome ride on road, and awesome traction off road!!
     
  12. Jul 21, 2008 at 1:58 PM
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    Nittos!
     
  13. Jul 21, 2008 at 7:41 PM
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    I have BFG Muds and I like them but my next set of tires will probably be Nittos.
     
  14. Jul 28, 2008 at 11:19 AM
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    I like my bfg all terrains, They have good traction and tread life. Although I almost got stuck in some deep mud because they clogged up with mud and wouldn't clean themselves.
     
  15. Aug 3, 2008 at 10:26 AM
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    I run nitto's too and i love em
     
  16. Aug 3, 2008 at 4:27 PM
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    I had the BFG's on an H-2 and they were awesome, I know a lot people like the nitto's, what ever you could get cheaper would be the winner.
     
  17. Aug 5, 2008 at 3:20 PM
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    grapplers eat bfg's for breakfast
     
  18. Aug 5, 2008 at 6:42 PM
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    bambooshoots

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    How long do the Nitto Terra Grapplers last compared to the BFG All Terrains?

    I was set on getting BFG ATs until I ran into this thread.
     
  19. Aug 5, 2008 at 6:43 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    About the same.
     
  20. Aug 5, 2008 at 6:46 PM
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    I did it again. Got tired of paying truck payments and gas and traded in for a 2015 Honda Accord Sport since I enjoyed my 2013 Sport so much.
    Sounds good then. I had read somehwere else on the forums that the Nittos don't last quite as long as the BFGs.

    I really hate the Rugged Trails now. Realized that after Tropical Storm Edouard crashed through Texas.

    All that water on the roadways. I could have sworn my steering wheel was jerking while merging onto the highway.
     
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