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Which Tires?

I have about 36k on my original set of Michelin LTX A/T's. I'm probably not going to make it through the summer on this set. Any good tires in stock size? Not looking for All Terrian.


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Which Tires?

Micheline ltx, they last for a long time. They are more for on road use


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I've used the ltx before too. They come factory on the Dodge trucks.



Did not feel all that great in the rain, a little scary actually. Not worth a squat in the mud.

People do say they get 90K miles out of them though and I've heard of people getting even more than that. I never kept them that long because I don't like them.



Firestone transforce, BFG Longtrails, or BFG Ruggedtrails are some other ones people have said they have got good wear out of.
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What size rims you have? And your looking for highway tires?

2013 Lariat Eco-Boost F150 Super Crew 4x4 20K Miles. Max-Tow 3.73's, luxury package. Amp Steps, Raceline Raptor Wheels, Bak-Flip, and much more.


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What size rims you have? And your looking for highway tires?
20' Wheels. All my driving is on Asphalt.

What about Toyo Open Country H/T Tuff Duty?

Main issue is my H&S Tune is really killing my rears.


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Toyo's

Thats what i just put on my truck, So far I love them. Also the Michlens are $450.00 a piece whereas the Toyo's are $315.00 a piece.
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Also the Nitto Duragrapplers last a long time from what I have read, they sell Nittos at Discount tire too. That is where I got my trail grapplers at.
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I've not found the Nittos or Toyos to last any longer than the other makes of tires. My mileage with them was about the same as the Contis, coopers etc

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I have DuraGrapplers on my '04 Land Rover Discovery. They are great tires but not sure how they will hold up on a 8k lb truck that tows, and that has 1,000 ft lbs of TQ


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Get the Nitto Dura Grappler Tire LT275/65R20/10 for less at Walmart.com. Save money. Live better.


It says 3750lb rating and 80lbs max air. I assume that is an E rated.
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