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Old 11-29-2009, 11:17 PM
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Hey guys! I wanted to put some bigger tires on my truck, maybe have an overall tire height between 33-35. Anyone have any suggestions on tires? I was looking at the BF Goodrich All Terrain KO.

Any input would be helpfull. I want something thats quiet on the roads, I'm not planning on doing very much off roading...and I have to deal with snow.
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Well:

1) Toyo Open Country AT or MT
2) Mickey Thompson MTZ Baja
3) Goodyear Wrangler MTR Kevlar
4) Nitto Grappler
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Old 11-29-2009, 11:33 PM
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Thanks Maddog, yea I took a look at all of them. I like the Mickey Thompsons they were going to be my first choice, but my buddy told me about the BF Goodrichs. Anyone hear anything about them? That really should have been my original wuestion haha
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your stock 20's are 33's so a bigger tire you will probably have to lift the front a little

i like the nitto terra grappler
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5) BFG All Terrain T/A
6) BFG Mud Terrain T/A
7) ProComp All Terrain Radials
7) ProComp XTerrain

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My buddy just put some Goodyear Duratracs on his F250 and loves them so far. Very grippy on the road, both wet and dry. Haven't been off road at all with em yet. They are also surprisingly quiet- I thought they'd be a lot louder based on the looks, but they're no louder than my stock tires (Goodyear Wrangler HP).



http://www.goodyeartires.com/goodyea...ea=Light+Truck


The Duratracs are a brand new tire, so there aren't a ton of reviews out there yet for them, but here's one that I found:

http://www.blazerforum.com/forum/showthread.php?t=32410
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I gotta vote Toyo A/Ts, have them on the work truck... and I can't get that thing stuck and I don't hear anything on the road.
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I appreciate all the help!

I think I made my decision the 305/55-20 are going on haha. The bfgs a/t. I choose them cause of price and easy accesibility to get em
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i appreciate all the help!

I think i made my decision the 305/55-20 are going on haha. The bfgs a/t. I choose them cause of price and easy accesibility to get em
be sure to stay on top of tire rotations and tire wear.
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