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What is the durability of those? How do they rate against others and what other brands have you, Tim and Daniel, looked prior to buying these?
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I had Kumho before these, absolutely SUCKED. Ride sucked, if you hit one the "seams" on the interstate, the truck would jar to the left and right and was just dangerous. I was glad to get rid of those. I've read nothing but good things about the Nitto like Kurtis has, but the guy I sold the Kumhos to said he hated his Nittos. Discount Tire gave me the best price on the Falken, they had excellent reviews, so I went with them. Definitely don't regret it, free balance and rotations for life of the tires.
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That's good info there ^^^. Thanks, Daniel! Reps when I can, TIM keeps getting them!
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I LOVE my Falken Ziex 305/45R22 tires. Can't believe how well these babies corner!
It's a good thing I told you to buy those. I bought everything through OE wheels. They mounted and high speed balanced the tires for me, then shipped them. $1700 was a price I could live with. I paid $3000 just for wheels when I had my 300zx. I've had all kinds of tires on my Z, but never anything this tall. This is my first truck. I don't think you can beat these tires for the price, but I think it's fair to say they'll be tested more strenuously up here, rather than down there. And they gave me the center caps!

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Thanks! Well here is our update:
The 115V was unplugged, that was already mentioned. As for the "white noise and alternator whine", it was coming from the channel 1 being grounded out. We do have a capacitor but we didn't install it as we have been told again and again that it isn't necessary. So we might be heading to JL Audio in Tallahassee soon or having our Tech help us with install as he is the smartie who informed us of the grounding issue. Scott and I have been talking and we are REALLY rolling on ideas for the Ram. Next mod will be in a couple of weeks (I hope). Taking the truck in a somewhat new direction! (Different than Chitheads, but his is still my fav!)
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B-Pillar black Vinyl, more shiny to match windows. Custom side graphic, tinted tails, and headlights :. Novakane 8 rims.

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Wow that looks freekin rediculous! I really like the beefy tires on there too.
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Luke, that looks INCREDIBLE! Wow, what an awesome look!
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Gunmetal or flat black strobe stripes like that would be awesome!!!
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