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post #1 of 9 Old 04-25-2010, 05:14 PM Thread Starter
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Kuhmo road venture tires?

Anyone running these tires on their truck? I have been looking for something to replace my junk worthless pirelli scorpions. I don't have a ton of cash to spend and i have had good luck with kuhmos before, but i want to see if anyone has em. Also if anyone does run them, where did you get them and what did you pay? Tire rack has em for $112 a tire, but shipping is $141 so that kinda sucks.

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I had them on a 99 f-250 4x2 and they wore right off of it!
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I had them on a 99 f-250 4x2 and they wore right off of it!
The road venture AT Kl78's

I have em and love em. Best tire Ive ever bought

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i had them on my old ranger

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So some good and some bad. Well i might have to try them. How many miles are on your set dave? Any road noise?

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I had the Kumho AT (KL51 or 78 - dont remember which number - but was the AT) as my last set of tires on my truck. They were LT305/70R16E mounted on stock 16x7 Lariat rims.

Got 41,000 miles out of them. Excessivly worn they still provided fantastic traction in the 3 blizzards we had here! I ended up smoking the rears the night before installing my new Nitto's in my sig.!!!

Kumho's were a great tire, wore well, fantastic road traction in any weather. Towed and hauled well too.


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So some good and some bad. Well i might have to try them. How many miles are on your set dave? Any road noise?
12k on mine still look brand new. Even have the little rubber tits on em

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12k on mine still look brand new. Even have the little rubber tits on em
My buddy has 65k on the same tire

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I love mine, took Dave's recommendation a few months ago and did the KL78's and they are great, I have about 8k on em so far

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