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Tire Decision......hmmmmm

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by thebigk, Mar 29, 2009.

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Which Tires

  1. BF Goodrich All Terrain

    54 vote(s)
    39.4%
  2. Nitto Terra Grapplers

    35 vote(s)
    25.5%
  3. Toyo Open Country Mud Terrain

    24 vote(s)
    17.5%
  4. Dick Cepek Mud Country

    2 vote(s)
    1.5%
  5. Other-Please Specify

    22 vote(s)
    16.1%
  1. thebigk

    thebigk [OP] 6 Double 5 3 2 1

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    OK
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    Billy 5100's & AAL

    NOW Can't decide on a tire.

    I'm going 265/75R16 on Mickey Thompson Classic Locks

    This should be around 32" depending on tire. So which tire would you guys pick? I like aggressive tread.....used to have BFG MT but I hate the new tread design & the old one has been phased out.

    Look forward to the results of this one.
     
  2. jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    Toyo m/t, pro comp xterrain, bfg m/t(i like both still), Nitto tera grapplers either a/t or m/t
     
  3. tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Staff Member

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    i picked the terra grapplers..........a good a/t tire, but not as heavy as the bfg's........and it'll wear better than a mud terrain/wont be as heavy so your mileage wont suffer........good for all kinds of driving scenarios.
     
  4. DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    I know most guys run with the TG's from Nitto, but I really like my DG's from Nitto as well!;)
     
  5. THXEY

    THXEY Panda Jerk

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    BFG mud terrains dont last too long and their kind of ugly

    i say go BFG All Terrains
     
  6. thebigk

    thebigk [OP] 6 Double 5 3 2 1

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    80% Street, 20% offroad (sand/mud) 100% looks :D
     
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    Nittos! :D
     
  8. tjgraner09

    tjgraner09 South Carolina Member

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    get some mickey thompsons
     
  9. Dockhead

    Dockhead Formarly 08TRD4X4RadientRed

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    I like my bfg's, but it's the only tire I've had
     
  10. nvdeserted

    nvdeserted Well-Known Member

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    I've always run BFG muds, but I'm with you on not liking the new version. Regardless, I only have experience with BFGs and I have nothing bad to say about them: Ive dragged the sidewalls all over sharp stuff and thousands of desert miles with nothing more than the occasional nail in the tread. Great tires. Go with the BFG All terrains unless you need a mud tire. I know lots of dudes that wheel with the A/Ts and they are bullet proof from what I've seen, you can always trust them. decent mileagea and good road manners too.

    I'm sure the others are good tires too, but I never see them on the trail so I cant attest to their greatness.

    Oh, I am currently running the stock rugged trails (they won't die!) but the tread on them is super weak/they suck... haven't popped one yet though...
     
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    Toytec co's and aal, tc uca's
    Personally I like the terra grapplers. I've also had bfg's and no complaints there. I think you will probably wish you'd gone with 285's, i did!
     
  13. Delmarva

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    Cooper STT :thumbsup:
     
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    I am planing on getting Firestone Destination AT's in a few months. A couple of guys/gals on here are running them and they get good reviews on the web as well.
     
  15. Ktaco

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    I like my Toyo A/T over B/F A/T. I hear the Toyo M/T are a real good tire if you want a meaner look.
     
  16. cajuntaco

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    I am looking at either the Micky T MTZ's or Cooper STT's, or the Super Swamper Traxus even though I have heard bad things about them I think I might give them a chance. Here is where I do my tire comparisons http://offroaders.com/ , they have reviews for mud tire a/t's and ATV tires.
     
  17. sbeau1960

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  18. David Tarantino

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    thats the way to go A/T REVOS no other tire needs to be on your truck:)
     
  19. badguybuster

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    I can hook you up pretty cheap on a set of (2) Cooper Discoverer STT's(95%) tread left and still have white walls!!

    Or a set of (2) Definity's A/T/ (95+%) tread left and still have white walls!!

    (I know, I am shameless).
     
  20. cbcs1987

    cbcs1987 Redneck from the hills

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    For all terrains I agree. Dads had the BFG AT and The Bridgestones on his tundra and he said he'll never put the bfg's back on to replace the bridgestones. Of course, thats just his opinion and the tire fits the driving habits and enviroments he has.
     
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