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Unread 12-01-2013, 12:58 AM   #1
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Which tires would you think would be better for the winter months?

I have these two sets of tires and the mud tires are absolutely horrible in the snow/ice. You slide quite far on ice and have created far too many close calls. I was wondering what tires would potentially be better for winter use?

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Unread 12-01-2013, 04:39 AM   #2
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The BFG AT's hands down over the other. Small tread blocks and siping is what you want for winter traction.
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Unread 12-01-2013, 09:58 AM   #3
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I wouldn't touch either one for use in winter, but if I was forced to choose, I'd use the BFG ATs (doesn't look like a whole lot of life left in the ones pictured, though).
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Those BFG ATs are toast.
The Dueler MTs have no siping and large tread blocks.

I'd looks for a used set of winter tires on Craigslist or Kijiji and run just about anything else other than what you're showing there.
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Unread 12-01-2013, 11:40 AM   #5
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That's kind of what I figured. They're the two sets I got around so I figured id get other opinions on them.
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Unread 12-01-2013, 03:05 PM   #6
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Maybe drive the Duelers across the border to MI and get them siped at a tire shop?
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Unread 12-01-2013, 03:16 PM   #7
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Are you allowed to have studded tires up there?
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Unread 12-02-2013, 08:34 PM   #8
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Are you allowed to have studded tires up there?
Nope, not until you get A LOT farther north.
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