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Why do Hankook's rate so poorly on TireRack

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by eckcessive, Jan 27, 2011.

  1. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:25 AM
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    eckcessive

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  2. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:27 AM
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    As I'm continuing to look, TireRack only has the RF08 and I was looking at the RF10. Maybe that's the reason...? Suggestions?
     
  3. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:32 AM
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    I bought the Hankook Dynapro's RF10 All-terrains, Tire Rack doesn't sell them. They are a great looking tire and I love them so far, extremely quiet on the highway and ride very smooth. They also have a 60,000 mile warranty and were very affordable
     
  4. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:34 AM
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    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Correct, the AT RF-8's are the old model. The new model is the AT-M RF-10.
     
  5. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:40 AM
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    I run the Hankook Dynapro M/T's and they are fantastic.
     
  6. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:43 AM
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  7. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:44 AM
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    I love mine...don't know what tire racks deal is...great on and off road
     
  8. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:54 AM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the old Taco's.... new Tundra is pretty stock
    The RF10's have won comparisons against tires such as BFG AT's and Toyo AT's. Seem like good tires to me.
     
  9. Jan 27, 2011 at 12:08 PM
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    Same
     
  10. Jan 27, 2011 at 12:31 PM
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    I have the RF10's and they're great in the snow and offroad (trust me on the snow part, we keep getting slammed in NJ). I got them from DiscountTireDirect.com for $114.00 each. They advertise a higher price but I found one of their dealers in some state was selling them for less so I called and they lowered the price.
     
  11. Jan 27, 2011 at 12:34 PM
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    i have the RF10's as well, didnt get a ton of snow this year but i rarely needed 4x4 this year. last year with my crap stock tires, i was spinning all 4 wheels in wheel drive. love the grip on these hankooks
     
  12. Jan 27, 2011 at 12:47 PM
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    what size?
     
  13. Jan 27, 2011 at 12:49 PM
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    My 265/70/17 don't
     
  14. Jan 27, 2011 at 12:58 PM
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    i've thought about selling my Hankook MT's for these or Grabbers. the MT's are a great tire, but overkill for me since im 2wd. the only reason i bought the mt's is because they looked badass and i just had to have them lol
     
  15. Jan 27, 2011 at 1:01 PM
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    I was just gonna post something about this... A ton are getting recalled and are defective. We had a set of them on a Suburban (I think 265/70/R17?) They develop large "cuts" on the sidewalls and I'm assuming blow out. We caught ours before anything happened. I'm sure that's the reason they're getting bad reviews. Check them out if you have them. You might get a free set of tires out of it.
     
  16. Jan 27, 2011 at 1:01 PM
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    265/75r16's don't rub on stock suspension.
     
  17. Jan 27, 2011 at 1:07 PM
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    wrong tire dude that was for Dynapro A/S RH3 not the all terrains

    http://hankooktireusa.com/compmed/speech/recall.aspx
     
  18. Jan 27, 2011 at 3:09 PM
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    Me too , but don't tell anybody :)
     
  19. Jan 27, 2011 at 3:10 PM
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    Our definitions of "aggressive looking tread" are apparently different.
     
  20. Jan 27, 2011 at 3:17 PM
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    I don't own them, but when it comes to tires, they're kind of like fishing lures:

    Some are meant to catch fish. Others are meant to catch fishermen.
     
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