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snow chains?

Discussion in 'Southern California' started by Ste, Dec 17, 2012.

  1. Dec 17, 2012 at 11:02 PM
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    Ste

    Ste [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Any recommendations where to purchase snow chains for 285/70/R17 tires at a brick and mortar store or would it be easier to find some online?
     
  2. Dec 18, 2012 at 2:46 PM
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    Manwithoutaplan

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    dude look on craigslist i found mine on their for 50 bucks.
     
  3. Dec 18, 2012 at 5:48 PM
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    mikesdoublecab

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    i will check my garage tomorrow... i just switched up to 35s so i may not be able to use my chains, and they are literally brand new in original packaging...

    bought them back in 2010 and never had to use them when we headed up...
     
  4. Dec 18, 2012 at 5:51 PM
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    see op their is your ticket ^

    Mike what size are the chains for btw, cause if op doesnt want them i might want another set for the front tires.
     
  5. Dec 18, 2012 at 5:55 PM
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    mikesdoublecab

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    i got them for my 285-75-16s but there was a whole list of other sizes they would fit on the bag... i gotta go dig them up under the tools...

    i hadn't planned on taking the kids up this year... got too many things goin on...
     
  6. Dec 18, 2012 at 6:05 PM
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    they are Quik Grip #3229

    fits 285-70-17 and 285-75-16 and 305-70-16

    retails new for a little over $100

    want to make me an offer i can't refuse?

    :D
     
  7. Dec 18, 2012 at 6:11 PM
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  8. Dec 18, 2012 at 6:11 PM
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    you have a picture of them ???
     
  9. Dec 18, 2012 at 6:49 PM
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    nope... i don't want to open the package... they are sealed in a bag... hahaha...
     
  10. Dec 18, 2012 at 8:45 PM
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    HID's, All weather floor mats. haha.
    Be careful about putting chains on the front. There is very little clearance around the upper ball joint. Stupid design.
     
  11. Dec 18, 2012 at 8:53 PM
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    Pm sent.
     
  12. Dec 18, 2012 at 8:56 PM
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    Thanks guys!
     
  13. Dec 18, 2012 at 9:17 PM
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