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Will these Firestone's suffice?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by gupster88, Jun 8, 2009.

  1. Jun 8, 2009 at 7:57 AM
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    gupster88

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    285/70/17 Firestone Destination A/t

    Load Range 117
    Speed Rating "T"
    Treadwear 460
    Traction "A"
    Temperatue "B"

    I'm no genius on tires so this is why I'm asking before I order them. I'm mostly concerned with the load range and speed rating. My stock tires have a load range of 110 so I would assume I am ok but I'm not one to rely on assuming.
     
  2. Jun 8, 2009 at 8:11 AM
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    David Tarantino

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    i see your going with 285s do you have a lift
    as for load range yes you can always go higher
    not lower :D
     
  3. Jun 8, 2009 at 8:54 AM
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    yes i have a 3" lift on my truck, just switching from some bfg m/t to some more appropriate for my lifestyle a/t's lol.
     
  4. Jun 8, 2009 at 9:05 AM
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    you'll be fine:D
     
  5. Jun 8, 2009 at 9:14 AM
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    thank you for the quick advice, now i can go to sears today and get my 'price matched + 10%' off firestone's and have them in by the weekend!:)
     
  6. Jun 8, 2009 at 9:18 AM
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    SEARS dont go sears for tires go to a tire store :D
     
  7. Jun 8, 2009 at 9:56 AM
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    only other tire store around here is appalachian tire and they suck. besides sears is the cheapest around here plus i dont have to pay $97 in shipping if i order from tirerack. kinda lack of options is good ole dubya vee haha
     
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