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Anyone running Michelin XL 14.5 R20's?

I can get a real good deal on them, thinking about buying them. They measure out to about a 43x14.5x20. Anyone run them or know anyone that runs them?I know theyre a little on the heavy side buy I heard they wear really slow and ride really well. Any help would be much appreciated, and if you have pics of this setup please post them!

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i had a set on my 03 dodge. they rode real good at 45 psi anything above that rode like crap
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How fast could you go on them?

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As fast as you want as long as you get them balanced. I usually ran around 75 to 80 on the interstate
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I am thing about getting some too. i would like to see some pics.

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Do you have any pics of your dodge with them? Thanks for all the help!

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Pics?

Sounds like a nice tire...good size for a driver.

Where are you getting them and how much?

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they are commercial grade tires, and I know where to get them at a good price... as for balancing they are tough... their rubber compound tends to dry rot... its just on the surface and not a saftey hazard, but it looks bad at times... but I know a few guys running them... Not Stock is running a set on his truck right now.... I opted for the Goodyear MV/T... its a little bigger tire, but 10x's the tire that the michelin is... looks better too... 395/85R20 is the size
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The goodyears look badass, thanks for the info dunesrunner08. I wish they came in a 41-44 though, I think a 46 is pushing it for my lift. What size lift do you have and do you have pics?

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