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Old 09-15-2009, 06:38 PM
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Default Nitto 285/50 R20 tire pressure

We put these tires on my son's 02 1500 Quad-cab: Nitto 285/50 R20s. They are max rated at 50psi. What psi should we be running normally? He carries people, not cargo. We got the back 2 tires in Feb. and they are already showing significant wear after less than 8,000 miles. Hopefully he hasn't been doing burnouts. I will rotate them in the next couple of days reluctantly since then the worn tires will be on the front.
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What PSI do you have them at currently? Under-inflation can cause a huge amount of wear.

I generally keep my tires at the max rating, or within five pounds, depending on the tire.

Now, the Nitto's I used to run on my VR-4, I always kept at the max rating, they seemed to wear the best then.
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I would run 30 -35 psi . Max means when the truck is fully loaded . I run 30 in my rear tires and 35 in my front .
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i run 40 in my 295/60r20 nittos
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