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Think I am gonna get rid of these.

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by badguybuster, Apr 21, 2009.

  1. Apr 21, 2009 at 7:23 PM
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    badguybuster

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    I am not sure yet but I think I am going to try something closer to the original size. I have BFG Mud Terrain T/A 255/75/17 on it now (2 weeks old). Well, they are killing my MPG so I think I am gonna look for something around 265/70/17. Anyone else had a similar problem? I lost about 4-5 mpg.
     
  2. Apr 21, 2009 at 7:28 PM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?
    are u taking into account for the change in the odometer??
     
  3. Apr 21, 2009 at 7:45 PM
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    badguybuster

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    Funny thing. It brought my odometer closer to a true reading. I had a buddy (LEO) tag me with his laser and it was bang on. I was off about 2 mph before.
     
  4. Apr 21, 2009 at 7:46 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    ur confusing speedo w/ odo....speedo will line up, but it will make the odo read slow. test that against mile markers on a highway and see what i mean. ur not losing that much MPG
     
  5. Apr 21, 2009 at 7:52 PM
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    Not yet,
    so you could put bigger tires and make your warranty last longer....:D
     
  6. Apr 21, 2009 at 7:53 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    pretty much
     
  7. Apr 21, 2009 at 8:11 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    I cant see those tires giving you that much of a MPG drop. I run the same ones and only say about a 1/2 - 1mpg drop over my old 265 all terrains. I can still get 19 out of it on trips, and average around 16 in town. Thats with a CAI, a cat back, and usually a fairly heavy throttle off of stop lights.
     
  8. Apr 21, 2009 at 10:11 PM
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    So, basically I could put bigger tires on my truck and maybe go 1.5 years until my next birthday, instead of the usual 1? :headbang:

    ;)
     
  9. Apr 22, 2009 at 4:42 AM
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    Yeah, apprently I can't read. I would have sworn I said "spedometer". Sheesh. I am getting senile. I will be posting Spidertrax installation pics soon.
     
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