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WTB Goodyear Wrangler MT/R Kevlar, how do you like them?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by jerretxx, Apr 21, 2011.

  1. Apr 21, 2011 at 2:05 PM
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    Im looking at a set of 275/70/17 Wrangler MT/R Kevlar, I can get an awesome deal on them. $210.00 per tire, $970.00 Installed. How do you like them, and how much did you pay?
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  2. Apr 21, 2011 at 2:12 PM
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    i love mine!!! i have 285/75/18's paid around $1,000 with employee discount and mail in rebate
     
  3. Apr 21, 2011 at 2:13 PM
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    do they clean out well, and how noisy are they?
     
  4. Apr 21, 2011 at 2:18 PM
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    yes they do and they r not noisy at all great smooth ride best tire out there if u ask me
     
  5. Apr 21, 2011 at 2:19 PM
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    awesome, im pretty sure i am going to get these, id like to go 285, but i dont want them to rub!
     
  6. Apr 21, 2011 at 2:22 PM
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    yeah me and larry (Lrgrnr) had to do a body mount chop and beat my fenders and cut A LOT lol
     
  7. Apr 21, 2011 at 2:24 PM
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    i dont think ive ever seen a tire that is so a-symmetrical. interesting..
     
  8. Apr 21, 2011 at 2:27 PM
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    yeah, i have been comparing the two sizes, i believe the little differences may help with the trimming, but im not sure

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  9. Apr 21, 2011 at 2:40 PM
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    my buddy from work has some on his bronco and he LOOVES them. guess they are good diggers. noisey too, but thats no big deal.
     
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    I love my MT-Rs. Paid 1030 for mine but had 260 in rebates! So do the math and I got a smok'in deal.
     
  11. Apr 21, 2011 at 3:00 PM
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    These tires will be on this truck until i sell it or total it :thumbsup:

    I agree with lurr!
     
  12. Apr 21, 2011 at 6:32 PM
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    awesome! will i make a mistake going 275/70/17, or should i step up to 285/70/17? I just dont want it to rub
     
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    this!
     
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    but, since i dont have a bumper like yours it will rub when i turn, and if i flex it will be all in my bumper, so, if i go with a little smaller tire would it not be better for off road?
     
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    i dont mind trimming if i can fit them that way
     
  16. Apr 21, 2011 at 6:51 PM
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    Yes, not as hardcore wheeling as you, but yes, offroad and onroad use.
    okay, thats what i have heard, so a 275 on paper measures in around 32.2, so it would probably be closer to a normal 285 size right? around 32.6"?
     
  17. Apr 21, 2011 at 6:52 PM
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    ill trim inner fender, and flares, and body mount chop, i dont want to cut any fenders, or anything crazy though.
     
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    yes, i was wanting to get a bumper, then do tires. but, Nitto terra grapplers suck, and are wearing out fast, so im going to have to do tires first.
     
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    Great tire. Very well balanced. I've only had 'em a year and they are holding up extremely well. Love the look.
     
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    hahaha, that doesnt sound good at all, i seen it on the white truck with rockstars, he said you helped him, im guessing yours is the same?
     
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