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what tires should i get?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Rhino, May 24, 2011.

  1. Rhino

    Rhino [OP] Well-Known Member

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    ive narrowed my tire search to the following tires i want tacoma world opinion help on my final choice

    cooper discoverer s/t maxx
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    cooper discoverer s/t
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    general grabber at2
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    and the bf goodwrich all terrian t/a ko
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  2. ecupcar

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    I have always been a fan of BFG, but currently have Bridgestone Duelars (sp) and think the are great. I am not an off roader, so can't help there, but these are smooth and quiet.
     
  3. Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    I vote the Cooper S/T Maxx. Always had Cooper tires and will continue to keep buying them. Right now I'm running the Discoverer ATR, it's fairly open tread pattern but still have a solid centerline so they're well mannered on the pavement for an A/T.
     
  4. Rhino

    Rhino [OP] Well-Known Member

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    i have the bridgestone dueler at revos on it and i got very good mileage out of them however now they are smooth as a freshly paved road
     
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    Bilstein 5100's all the way around, 2" shackles in rear, front diff drop, 32x11.50.15 BFG A/T, 15x8 Ultra 164 Wheels
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  6. krimson

    krimson Nothin

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    After owning a set of Coopers, i'll never go with them ever again.... Have you considered Nitto Terra Grapplers? Seeing you did your research, BFG A/T's would be my choice out of these.
     
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    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    I don't mean to threadjack but I'm curious what you didn't like about them (Coopers)? That's pretty much all I buy for tires now :confused:
     
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    Put the names of all of them in a hat and buy the one you pull out.
     
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    good call. other than that, all you get are the typical, 'i buy these, therefore you should too' responses. and why do people buy those? objective reasons, having tested 20 types themselves over years? no... just because something happened growing up where they like them... their dad had them, their buddy had them, the first person they happened to get an opinion from liked them, they happened to be on their car they bought... :D
     
  10. krimson

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    They didn't ride well. The set I had started to ball at 30k... Just never was a fan of the cooper line... IMO of course.
     
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    What about Hangin' with Mr. Cooper?:D
     
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    I might reconsider :spy:
     
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    ^^This.

    Everyone is only going to tell you to get the tires they have.

    I personally would go for the AT2's. They're just as good as the BFG's and a lot cheaper.
     
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    southern_x FJ FTW!

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    i actually had a set of nitto terras on my dodge i had before my tacoma..if i can find those priced cheaper i would love another set i paid 175 a tire for the ones i had on that dodge
     
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    What size do you plan on running? And have you looked at www.tirerack.com
     
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    i plan to run either a 265/70/16 or 265/75/16 since i cant afford to lift my truck right now the cheapest ive found is www.discounttirezone.com for 153 a tire in the 265/70/16
     
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    Id get the round ones!
     
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    just found the nittos for 142 a piece on www.tirebuyer.com think im gettin them thanks everybody
     
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    na i was kinda feelin like i should run that new type of triangle tires they got now i heard they eat mud holes for breakfast
     
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