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post #1936 of 1966 Old 03-26-2013, 08:42 AM
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Do they not carry 35x12.5r15 cause I'm not seeing anything but 33s
Yeah I saw that. That sucks. They stopped a little while ago I heard


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post #1937 of 1966 Old 03-26-2013, 08:44 AM
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Great so I either pay for brand now tires or buy different wheels so I can get retreads witch in the long run seems worth it but I hate big wheels lol

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Great so I either pay for brand now tires or buy different wheels so I can get retreads witch in the long run seems worth it but I hate big wheels lol
Get 16.5 hummer wheels recentered with bead locks

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I'd rather have a 17 or a 16 for more choices vs the 16.5

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17's look good

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Well you all are in a whole different boat than me. I have 31" tires so nothing major but then again it is my daily driver as well so I don't plan on going any larger until my wife and I buy a new SUV next winter then I will really start the work on the jeep because it will essentially be trail only.

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Mine is a daily driver and I run 35s and4.88 gears and still get the same gas mileage as when I had 31s

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Mine is a daily driver and I run 35s and4.88 gears and still get the same gas mileage as when I had 31s
My milage will go down as I have 3.73 gears.

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That's what I'm gettin for my Jk. 315/70r17 it will be 825 if I get the ones with the recycled glass
Glass and walnuts!
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Glass and walnuts!
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The Kedge Grip is definitely a good way to go. They say it helps with tire wear which I haven't noticed but it does help on snow and ice and stuff like that.

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The Kedge Grip is definitely a good way to go. They say it helps with tire wear which I haven't noticed but it does help on snow and ice and stuff like that.
Cool good to know man thanks.

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My friend bought the treadwright puma's with the kedge grip. Most of the walnut shells fell out and it leaves perfect little holes in the tread. The tire have been wearing great and he keeps up with me on the trails.
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My friend bought the treadwright puma's with the kedge grip. Most of the walnut shells fell out and it leaves perfect little holes in the tread. The tire have been wearing great and he keeps up with me on the trails.
Good to know. The guy with the white xj?

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Good to know. The guy with the white xj?
Yup yup.
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