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post #1 of 21 Old 04-30-2013, 08:07 PM Thread Starter
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Tire Selection?

I am still in college and i am looking for a tire that is has decent mileage and it still performs well in the mud i don't do anything very serious. I am a weekend wheeler and am more worried about getting out of the all terrain category but still having decent wear.

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Check CL for people upgrading their tires. Never know what kind of deal you can get.

For cheaper tires with good quality I like Khumos. Has sets on sports cars and their MT gets good reviews.
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I did some more reaseach and I think I'm going with cooper discoverer stt any bad things?
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Thats what i was going to go with in the future. Heres this if you want.

http://www.fourwheeler.com/techartic...e/viewall.html
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That's a cool list. Bookmarking for future reference (mostly so I can decipher what some of you guys are talking about lol)

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I run Cooper Discovery tires on my CJ and are one of the best tires I have had for both on and off road.
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Thank you for that list man and do they last reasonably well?
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Don't forget Hankook Dynapros--they're very close to advertised size and you can get them in load range "D" for 33" MTs-

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I'm looking for alittle more aggressive look then that right now I have nitro terra grapplers and I want out of the all terrain category
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post #11 of 21 Old 05-04-2013, 07:33 PM
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You're talking about Hankooks ??


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I'm looking for alittle more aggressive look then that right now I have nitro terra grapplers and I want out of the all terrain category
You want more aggressive than this--it's your jeep



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Alright I don't think I saw the right ones haha those look nice! Priceing?
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Alright I don't think I saw the right ones haha those look nice! Priceing?
I don't recall the size that you want, but in my area, 33" Terra grapplers are $238 at Discount Tire.
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It depends on what size and model--


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Alright I don't think I saw the right ones haha those look nice! Priceing?
Mine are Dynapro LT295/75x16 MTs RT03 and they ran about $250/ea several years ago-

Sears sells em/Hankook sells em/Discount tire sells em and you have to know the exact size--check the vendors on this forum !

JCWhitney sells em--there are prices all over de place-

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I guess that would be important sorry right now I have 285/70r17 but I think they are like 32 or 33 in inches
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