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Old 03-04-2011, 03:44 PM
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Guys who have paid the big bucks for these tires..... are they worth it, or are there tires out there that are just as good and cheaper?
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Define just as good. Traction? Longevity? Noise?
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Are they as highway friendly(quiet, comfy) as Toyo? Do they perform well on wet surfaces(snow, rain)? I have a long dirt and stone driveway that is on a 60 degree incline. Basically, are they an all around tire that would make me happy on the highway(most of the time) and off road occasionally?
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go with the mickey's atz every one and their brother have the BFG'S. THE MICKS BLOW THEM AWAY
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I can't speak about other offerings, but with the exception of my current 2010, I have always run BF AT's, and will be going to them before next winter for sure.

My personal experience with them demonstrated excellent longevity, predictable traction, and extremely quiet for the tread type/style.

I am sure there are many offerings out there that meet and/or exceed, but for myself I know what I'm getting with the BF's, and will trade in the truck before they are worn out...so
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I would for sure go with the BFG A/T's. They are well worth the extra $. I had them on my 02 ford ranger. My neighbor had them on his 92 SWB chevy 4x4, and just got them on his 07 Z71 Avalanche. I wouldn't buy anyother A.T tire than BFGoodrich A/T. If you rotate and balance them every 3k with your oil change you will for sure get 45k out of them before they start to need replacing. Snow is excellent for it has a "self cleaning" tread pattern. Highway is awesome, handeling is great. The only down side is deep mud.
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I would for sure go with the BFG A/T's. They are well worth the extra $. I had them on my 02 ford ranger. My neighbor had them on his 92 SWB chevy 4x4, and just got them on his 07 Z71 Avalanche. I wouldn't buy anyother A.T tire than BFGoodrich A/T. If you rotate and balance them every 3k with your oil change you will for sure get 45k out of them before they start to need replacing. Snow is excellent for it has a "self cleaning" tread pattern. Highway is awesome, handeling is great. The only down side is deep mud.
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