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Anyone running LT 285/70/17?

in the market for new tires..since mine suck and arent really all terran..i was looking at the BF Goodrich All Terran KO instead of 265/70/17 wanna go to 285/70/17? will they rub? anyone running this size? pics please

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in the market for new tires..since mine suck and arent really all terran..i was looking at the BF Goodrich All Terran KO instead of 265/70/17 wanna go to 285/70/17? will they rub? anyone running this size? pics please
I love those tires but I'll be honest, there wore like s**t on my truck. They've changed the rubber compound a lot and are now a lot softer. I don't know if they make them in the size you're wanting but i highly suggest looking at the Cooper Discoverer AT3. Excellent tire and going up to the size you're wanting will fit no problem.

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i got a set of coopers discover ht on my 03 MDX and they are LOUD, are yours loud?

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i got a set of coopers discover ht on my 03 MDX and they are LOUD, are yours loud?
Not at all. I just put a set on my 05 Envoy and I'll have to say they're the best tires I've ever had. I had a set put on my Uncles Z71, 265/75/16 and he loves them. Quiet, smooth ride and handle great. I have Bridgestone Dueler's on my truck. Only have 10k miles on them but if i could afford to I would put the Coopers on mine and sell the Bridgestones.

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i just looked em up..look pretty good..about the same price as the BFs..ill look into these tax return time

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I think you'll be impressed.

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I had the bfgs on my dodge 2500 I think got 25000 miles. I like cooper or Firestone or Bridgestone.

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My old man had bfs I think he got the same about like 25k he has firestone at's now likes em but he's only 2wd...how bad u think my gas will suffer?

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My old man had bfs I think he got the same about like 25k he has firestone at's now likes em but he's only 2wd...how bad u think my gas will suffer?
Won't suffer at all, you have diesel.

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^ that's right

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