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Old 08-27-2008, 10:29 AM
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Question tires info

I know nothing about tires other than a few brand names and sizes in inches...I sold my dirt bike and got about 600 give or take a few to throw for just tires on the truck..I currently have stock rims and stock tire size...Id like to get a bigger tire on the stock rim, i was thinking 33's...What is a half decent cheap tire that would be 33" on stock rims? Oh almost forgot, all-terrain (aggressive look)

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LT285/75R16 Nitto Terra Grappler (33x11.5x16 E rating)
If you can go bigger - LT305/70R16 Nitto Terra Grappler (33x12.5x16 E)

Great tires and can buy for less then $160/ tire on line and frequently in stores or have the store order for you. Not an expensive tire but great mileage, hauling, towing, & moderate off-road. Durable too.

I'm on my 2nd set.
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Old 08-27-2008, 10:38 AM
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What kind of mileage did you receive from your set LH and what type of driving do you do predominantly?
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Whats HL stand for? And mostly town and high way (little pulling) I really like the look of the nitto terra grapplers. ALSO WHAT IS THE STOCK RIMS SIZE? 16" by what?
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First set I got probably around 35,000 maybe 40K but didnt rotate at all. This set - will get at least 50K. Most highway driving and heavy towing & hauling on occasion. I do go off road and construction jobsites - I stay out of deep mud - but have been known to induldge in more then I should and the Nitto Terra Graplers have pulled me through very well. Their not mudders by any stretch of the imagination - but they can hold their own for being an AT.

My only reason to leave the Nitto Line - is I want a bigger wider tire. I'm looking at the 35x13.5x18. But that wont be until these wear out - another 20K miles at least.
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