post #1 of Old 07-31-2006, 07:57 AM Thread Starter
Web Wheeler
1999 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Los Angeles CA
Posts: 1,135
Firestone 33X12.5R15 C

"The Destination M/T is an Off-Road Maximum Traction tire developed to meet the needs of pickup truck and sport utility vehicle drivers who desire the looks and performance associated with rugged off-road driving. The Destination M/T is the first Firestone light truck tire to use UNI-T technology to combine off-road traction with enhanced on-road capabilities. UNI-T is a combination of technologies that merge a comprehensive design method with innovative manufacturing features to enhance tire comfort, performance and wear.

The Destination M/T features a Long Link Carbon (a special form of molecular re-engineered carbon black) enhanced tread compound to improve wet performance and wear on the road while maintaining cut, tear and abrasion resistance off the road. The tread compound is molded into a symmetric tread design comprised of deep lugs and an over-the-shoulder tread/lug design that features alternating width shoulder lugs with a low 23-degree attack angle to provide the biting edges necessary to dig down, as well as, claw at the sides of ruts to generate pulling power. Rim Guard Off-Road Protector Ribs molded on the sidewalls help deflect off-road debris from between the tire bead and rim area, keeping the lower sidewall stiffer and allowing the bead to fit tighter to the rim. On the inside, the Destination M/T combines twin, high-tensile steel cord belts reinforced by a spirally wrapped nylon cap ply with Firestone's Dura-Loc 3.0 (a 3-ply polyester cord body) to enhance durability and highway stability."

Reviews +M%2FT

smartshot is offline  
post #2 of Old 07-31-2006, 08:03 AM Thread Starter
Web Wheeler
1999 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Los Angeles CA
Posts: 1,135
Firestone 33X12.5R15 C

Great all around tire, not very loud, soft compound for street, work awesome in wet conditions, mud, sand, rock, and dunes. air down to about 15 psi and you'll go anywhere. I'm very happy with them. beat out the BFG's hand down
smartshot is offline  
post #3 of Old 07-31-2006, 12:30 PM
Registered User
2005 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Michigan
Posts: 1,392
Firestone 33X12.5R15 C

I had these tires in the 285 flavor and loved their performance in all conditions. That was enough to warrant a great rating. However, my tires began tearing lugs off on Michigan trails, which are not very rocky, at about 12psi. Needless to say, I Pro-Rated them for a set of Nitto Mud Grapplers.

Overall, great tire, but I want a better made tire.
NoUse328 is offline  
post #4 of Old 08-02-2006, 09:23 PM
Registered User
DogHouse's Avatar
1997 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Hot Springs
Posts: 1,756
Firestone 33X12.5R15 C

Ran these tires in Texas and Moab and did very well. Great street manners and good offroad manners as well. Once you start getting after it on the trails the lugs can tear off. I was told they would not make any bigger than a 33 due to demand not being there for larger sizes.
DogHouse is offline  
post #5 of Old 08-09-2006, 02:39 PM
Registered User
j33pd4wg's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2002
Posts: 159
Firestone 33X12.5R15 C

An excellent overall tire, on par with the Trxus MT. In my opinion superior as an all around tire to both the BFG MT and Goodyear MT/R.

This tire is a great flotation tire and tends to stay on top of deep snow and mud, expecially when aired down. The sidewalls are rock solid and they balance very well.

The only negatives are that the tires don't come siped (but that can be taken care of aftermarket) and that they don't come in taller sizes.
j33pd4wg is offline  
post #6 of Old 10-09-2006, 11:39 AM
Registered User
etkeeny's Avatar
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Central NJ
Posts: 7
Firestone 33X12.5R15 C

I ran a set of 33x12.50x15's on my 2006 TJ, I was very happy with the performance on and off road, They work well in both mud and rocks. Very quiet for such an aggresive tread, Best M/T tire I've ever had for wet pavement traction. I would still be running them if I didn't switch to 35's
etkeeny is offline  
post #7 of Old 07-15-2007, 05:03 AM
Registered User
1987 YJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Columbus OH
Posts: 5
Firestone 33X12.5R15 C

I am on my first pair.About 10,000 miles on them so far.Getting great wear on them.Pretty quiet and in my opinion,better in the mud than my bfg mt's i used to run.superior tire especially for the price.
ColumbusYJ is offline  
post #8 of Old 04-18-2008, 03:05 PM
Registered User
danheit's Avatar
1979 CJ7 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Little River, SC
Posts: 1,236
Firestone 33X12.5R15 C

Hard tire to balance
danheit is offline  
post #9 of Old 11-09-2008, 09:30 AM
Registered User
1974 CJ5 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: yuma, az
Posts: 6
Firestone 33X12.5R15 C

purchased used but in new shape but one of the sidewalls was busted out when taken off the old rims now i'm down to three tires and they are discontinued
jbiggsexy is offline  
post #10 of Old 12-24-2008, 09:48 PM
Registered User
2004 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: SW MO
Posts: 114
Firestone 33X12.5R15 C

I'm running 32x11.5x15 Widetrack Baja A/Ts (a Firestone 'off brand') that I picked up for 50 bucks for the whole set with less than 2k miles on them. Nice ride.
ManUTDJeep is offline  
post #11 of Old 08-05-2012, 01:47 AM
Registered User
1995 ZJ 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Portland
Posts: 97
Very cheap. Bought these back in 2008 during the financial collapse so prices were not too high then. They get the job done. City tires.
OregonUSA52LV8 is offline  

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Jeep Forums Replies Last Post
Firestone Destination A/T MEinSoCal Tires 56 12-02-2014 02:26 PM
Firestone Destination MT barry1me Tires 76 01-23-2014 08:25 PM
Firestone Destination LE kuhndogs Tires 4 02-05-2013 05:24 PM
Firestone Destination A/T 31X10.5 JeepCats Wheels 1 04-23-2008 01:56 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome