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No clue what tire to get next!

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Honey badger, Dec 5, 2011.

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what tire to get in a 285/75/16

Poll closed Jan 4, 2012.
  1. Mickey Thompson ATZ

    12 vote(s)
    15.4%
  2. Goodyear Duratrac

    47 vote(s)
    60.3%
  3. keep what I have the MTZ's

    19 vote(s)
    24.4%
  1. Dec 5, 2011 at 3:01 PM
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    Honey badger

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    So it is about that time for me to get some new tires just not sure what ones to get, not like there are a hundred choices out there or nothing. I have kinda decided on two they are the Mickey Thompson Baja ATZ's or the Goodyear Duratrac's. I have thought about keeping what I have just going down to a 285/75/16. I have the Mickey Thompson MTZ's now. Help me out guys and thanks.

    first choice
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    what I have now
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  2. Dec 5, 2011 at 3:03 PM
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    45acp

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    Between those two? Duratracs....
     
  3. Dec 5, 2011 at 3:12 PM
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    BulletToothTony

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    Loving my duratracs, i vote for them.
     
  4. Dec 5, 2011 at 3:13 PM
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    Honey badger

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    Yea I've been leaning towards them but the ATZ's have a good looking tread also. I'll get some pics for you guys once I'm home.
     
  5. Dec 5, 2011 at 3:14 PM
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    i ran the baja atz's on my jeep and i will tell you this. they come with alot more tread than anything else out there. mickey thompson really gives you a lot of rubber for your money. i liked them in pretty much all conditions on the road, but i didn't wheel them in rocks or mud, etc. also, i like the aggressive look of the mtz's better than both the atz and the duratracs. duratracs have a pretty good reputation on this board, alot of people review them favorably.

    good luck with your choice.
     
  6. Dec 5, 2011 at 3:17 PM
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    Honey badger

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    Yea the reason I narrowed it down to them is because the duratracs have gotten great reviews and my Mickey Thompsons I have now have been great.
     
  7. Dec 7, 2011 at 5:55 PM
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    Honey badger

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    Bump and I added pics guys.
     
  8. Dec 7, 2011 at 5:59 PM
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    i just bought these on nov 25 they are kumho road venture mt kl71.
     
  9. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:01 PM
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    Those look nice and I looked at them when I bought tires the first time. How do you like them?
     
  10. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:13 PM
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    Dang no one likes or has anything to say about the ATZ's?
     
  11. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:15 PM
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    i like them so far been off roading twice with them. THey have decent bite :D.
     
  12. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:16 PM
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    My friend has these and he likes them. THey have been wearing very well for him on his newer tundra
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  13. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:17 PM
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    Sweet how are they on the road?
     
  14. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:17 PM
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    Yea the ones I have now have been great with wearing. Does he off road with them at all and if so how does he like them?
     
  15. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:18 PM
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    i think i would go with duratrac's they have good bite in most conditions.
     
  16. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:18 PM
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    very smooth ride better than my other tires which were pro comp xtreme mud
     
  17. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:18 PM
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    Yea the have gotten great reviews.
     
  18. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:19 PM
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    yea he mostly done rocky terrain/ sandy area's he love them.
     
  19. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:20 PM
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    Hmmm interesting to know they have good bite on stuff like that.
     
  20. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:20 PM
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    how do you like your current tire right now??? what kinda of off roading do you do??
     
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