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Unread 10-10-2008, 07:03 AM   #1
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Cooper Discoverer STT vs BFG MT T/A KM2

I thought that I finially decided on a set of the Cooper STT but know I'm wondering about the BFG MT KM2's.
Does anyone have any helpful comments or experiences?

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Unread 10-10-2008, 07:51 AM   #2
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Unread 10-10-2008, 10:40 AM   #3
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the coopers chunk out
well they chunked out on me I couldnt even ware a set out they chunked so bad the threads were showing
I find the people who like the coopers bostly live back east. They are probily ok there but out here in the desert they cant take the abuse of the rocks

I would take the bfg's
my only problem with the BFG's was I couldnt keep them on the jeep
every time I whent out I puntured the sidewall
the new BFG km2 might be better
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Unread 10-10-2008, 11:22 AM   #4
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I live in southern indiana so I'm pretty far from the desert. I heard that the KM2s are much better. A lot of people say the Coopers are really good too.

I wonder how the BFGs will be on rain, snow, and ice?
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Unread 10-11-2008, 10:24 AM   #5
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So. How to the BFG KM2 perform in rain and snow?
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Unread 10-11-2008, 06:30 PM   #6
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I have STTs since last December. Before I had BFG ATs. The STTs are better in rain and snow. But they wear out a bit faster.
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Unread 10-12-2008, 01:07 AM   #7
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I had stt for 2 years. they are great in rain/snow/ good in wet rocks but they are not so good in mud. if you like mud don't bother. I just bought a new set of 35" stt's
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Unread 10-12-2008, 07:46 AM   #8
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I probably wont be going through any huge mud pits but I may get into a little.
Does anyone have experience with the KM2's on snow, rain or ice?
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Unread 10-12-2008, 07:18 PM   #9
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I probably wont be going through any huge mud pits but I may get into a little.
Does anyone have experience with the KM2's on snow, rain or ice?
I highly doubt it. They haven't been out long enough for anyone to have had them during winter months.
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Unread 10-12-2008, 07:28 PM   #10
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Either tire would be a good choice if it were me I would probally go with the best price I could find.
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Unread 10-13-2008, 07:20 AM   #11
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I highly doubt it. They haven't been out long enough for anyone to have had them during winter months.
True. I wasn't sure when they came out. I don't want to be sliding all over the road this winter or in the rain.
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Unread 10-13-2008, 07:27 AM   #12
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just from looking at the tread design the STT has more siping which will help out in the rain/snow. sellersburg huh? im not too far from you.
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Unread 10-13-2008, 07:46 AM   #13
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just from looking at the tread design the STT has more siping which will help out in the rain/snow. sellersburg huh? im not too far from you.
I figured that with the siping of the SST they would be better in the snow and rain. I want something that won't suck on the trails either. I'm sure that I'll get into some mud. I was almost set on the SST but then I saw the new BFG KM2s. I just can't make up my mind.
I know where Utica is too. I've talked to a couple guys in K & I too. I'd like to come out with you guys sometime.
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Unread 10-13-2008, 11:51 PM   #14
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I asked BFG about siping and heres the answer they sent

"The BFGoodrich Mud Terrain T/A KM does not have siping. The new BFGoodrich
Mud Terrain T/A KM2 does have siping in the center tread blocks as well as
alternately in the shoulder tread blocks."

I need to figure out what tires to get too, looking for 33x12.5x15
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Unread 10-14-2008, 05:50 AM   #15
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I asked BFG about siping and heres the answer they sent

"The BFGoodrich Mud Terrain T/A KM does not have siping. The new BFGoodrich
Mud Terrain T/A KM2 does have siping in the center tread blocks as well as
alternately in the shoulder tread blocks."

I need to figure out what tires to get too, looking for 33x12.5x15
That's very interesting information! So...if they have siping then they should be decent in snow and rain. I just wish someone could vouch for them. What other tires are you looking at? Thanks for asking BFG!!
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