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ordered the new tires today

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by jhodge83, Feb 12, 2008.

  1. jhodge83

    jhodge83 [OP] Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Staff Member

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    wat?
    i saw that one of my state tax refunds went into my account today, so i ordered my tires. i got them off ebay for $450 shipped. they are the bfg mud-terrain to km's in LT255/75/17. So i'll be jumping from the like 30.6 stockies to 32.2. and losing the half in in width didnt seem to make much of a difference to me. and i ordered some black shock boots for the rear and i'll be picking up a 1" block for the rear too. its x-mas!!! lol
     
  2. 007Tacoma

    007Tacoma I dub thee malicious!

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    Congratulations. I can't wait to see picks of those things on there...
     
  3. concrete jedi

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    didn't you have the Nitto's on ? maybe the pix are old but I thought they were doing good ?
     
  4. jhodge83

    jhodge83 [OP] Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Staff Member

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    wat?
    no nitto's on here...still rolling the stock duelers...i was thinking about getting the terra grapplers, but i think the bfg's will do a lil better on the trails and off the road
     
  5. concrete jedi

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    My bad, but to the tires, I couldn't agree more, the bfg's are the tire of choice. :D
     
  6. jhodge83

    jhodge83 [OP] Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Staff Member

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    wat?
    oh...and i ordered the black lugs from wheelersoffroad.com to finish off the truck....nothing else visible on it will be any other color than black...lol
     
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    nd Radical Town. It's a hell of a place!

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    sounds cool hodge! the tires are used i assume?
     
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    What about the headlight reflectors? You really need to do something about that.
     
  9. jhodge83

    jhodge83 [OP] Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Staff Member

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    wat?
    those are gone from the BHLM....
     
  10. jhodge83

    jhodge83 [OP] Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Staff Member

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    wat?
    nope...brand spankin new w/ the stickers on em. they are apparently closing out all the 255/75/17's and not making them anymore. if i had the space to store them and them not dry rot, i'd buy another set. i did see on tirerack reviews though, that people were getting over 100k miles w/ those tires.
     
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    jhodge83 [OP] Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Staff Member

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    wat?
    these arent tires, but another thing i got to order today.....and then i'll be doing reid's armrest mods to match

    seat covers
     
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    so you got new BFG's for 450 shiped!?!! do they have any AT's at that price or are they all mud terrains?
     
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    wat?
    they were just m/t's. i looked in their ebay store and they didnt have any A/T's.

    PS: I will have pics tomorrow of the new tires installed. i'm waiting to get my shock boots in before i put in the rear block....and waiting for the seat covers and lugs to get in to install them too.
     
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    jhodge83 [OP] Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Staff Member

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    wat?
    well here are the pics of the new tires on the truck. still waiting to get the rear shock boots, block for the rear, seat covers, and lugs.

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    Tires and rims look great, so how loud are they ?
     
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    wat?
    they've got a nice, loud hum to em....havent gotten them over 50 yet, but i'm guessing that the exhaust will still drown most, if not all, of the sound out.
     
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    Very cool ! they look great, a damn site better than stock.
     
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    Very nice. Now you truck looks like it should have a name like "Night Crawler". ;)
     
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