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Old 11-27-2012, 11:14 AM   #16 (permalink)
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Old 11-27-2012, 11:17 AM   #17 (permalink)
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When I needed new tires I wanted something that looked a bit more aggressive than an ordinary street tire that came OEM on my truck. I don't do any off roading and drive on paved streets but it is a truck and I wanted it to look like one. After checking around I decided to get the Cooper ATP tires. They looked a bit more aggressive than I wanted since my truck is 2WD . They ride fine, very smooth at 80 MPH on the interstate. Discount tire made me a deal of $770 OTD. There is a road hazard warranty from Cooper (optional one from Discount Tire for more $$) and DT gives lifetime rotation and balancing with purchase. I got the 265 70 18 size.
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Old 11-27-2012, 12:21 PM   #18 (permalink)
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No tires = no transportation to work.
No transportation to work = no job
No job = no xmas


Is your coworker 17?

My wife and kids just got shafted for xmas because I just bought more guns and ammo....so don't listen to me I guess I'm gonna have to tell my kids again, that santa said they were bad this year, so all they get is a lump of coal and a ramen noodle xmas feast
More like 27 and female!
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Old 11-27-2012, 12:23 PM   #19 (permalink)
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Another vote for the Falken Rocky Mountains. Discounts price was much better on those than the Tera Grapplers, even though I really like the Grapplers
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Yeah if your into HEFT!

The Falkens are almost $900...

The place with the Toyo's i was looking at quoted me $820 on the TOYO OC AT2 with an alignment. No too bad.
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What!? falkens more than Toyos?
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Yeah if your into HEFT!
Well, it all depends how that "heft" is distributed.
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Well, it all depends how that "heft" is distributed.
From the top of the Double chin to the bottom of the cankles.
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Falken's are 869 at discount OTD
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Lol....like, cankles? Does the woman have pannus? FUPA?
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Yeah if your into HEFT!
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Well, it all depends how that "heft" is distributed.
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From the top of the Double chin to the bottom of the cankles.
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Well... you might want e-rated tires now...
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She aint getting in my truck!
I can barely afford new tires, i would hate to see the $$$$ on a new suspension.
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I had a set of General Grabber AT2's on my old GMC 2500HD. They lasted forever and seems like they were right about $800 (for E rated tires).

I would buy another set with no reservations...
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Ok, I have scoured the interwebs and with you guys tremendous assistance I think I have narrowed it down to the following:
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Toyo OC AT2- 65000 warranty for $820 OTD- Hamms Tires (local chain)
Cooper AT/3 - 55000 warranty for $839. OTD-Discount, they might come down on these a bit if i try.

I am still open to suggestions and comments.

Eliminated the Hankooks-i just don't like the look.

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