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Offline joe98tj

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Re: Best M/T Tire...
« Reply #75 on: October 11, 2017, 09:17:16 PM »
Thats a nice score

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Re: Best M/T Tire...
« Reply #76 on: October 11, 2017, 09:24:16 PM »
Nice find!  When I got mine a few years ago they came out to $216 mounted and balanced (cash price) but I had to drive to Hamden to drop the old tires & rims off and back the next day to pick them up...  You will like having fresh rubber on all 4 corners instead of one new one and 3 old ones  :wink:
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Re: Best M/T Tire...
« Reply #77 on: October 12, 2017, 07:18:35 AM »
Nice find!  When I got mine a few years ago they came out to $216 mounted and balanced (cash price) but I had to drive to Hamden to drop the old tires & rims off and back the next day to pick them up...  You will like having fresh rubber on all 4 corners instead of one new one and 3 old ones  :wink:

Yep, I'll mount and balance myself. One of the remaing 3 was already replaced and has less than 5 k on it. That will be my primary spare. I'll keep the best of the two Mud Kings as my spare spare that stays in the tow rig when we travel.

For the price didn't figure more research was required.

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Re: Best M/T Tire...
« Reply #78 on: October 12, 2017, 05:58:59 PM »
I run D C Crushers 35 x12.5x15 Bead locked no weights inside or out. I can hear my radio on road and they work great off road.  I dont think they are as good as the TSLs I took off in the wet stuff , but I havent lost a filling since , and the amps arent really needed anymore .    Several friends have the DC MT and they like them.   FjR68

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Re: Best M/T Tire...
« Reply #79 on: October 12, 2017, 06:45:00 PM »
I have had 37" Nitto Mud Grapplers for quite a while. Chrissy's Jeep has 35" Nitto Trail Grapplers. I have wheeled both Jeeps hard and will be going with 37" Trail Grapplers when my Mud Grapplers have to be replaced.

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Re: Best M/T Tire...
« Reply #80 on: October 12, 2017, 08:28:35 PM »
Glad this came back up discussion.  Im still 50/50 on whether to get 2 new Swampers or sell my SX collection and get a set of M/T's.  The Jeep ran Amazing at Fall Crawl and not sure I want to change that... yet.

Anyone know of a 37 that is a 15" rim?  Really don't want to go back down to 35's that measure close to 33's...  That aren't stupid money...
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97 TJ -Clayton Long Arm, 4.56gears, 9" rear/44 Front, Locked F/R, 36" Swampers, Beadlocks, One Ton Steering, full F/R cage and full skids

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Re: Best M/T Tire...
« Reply #83 on: October 13, 2017, 07:54:01 AM »

But then I see these....  :mrgreen:
https://www.4wheelparts.com/Tires/37x12-00-15-TSL-SXII-Tire.aspx?t_c=13&t_s=536&t_pt=101509&t_pn=SSTSX2-75

saw those.  Kinda hard to justify when I drove my jeep less than 100 miles this year.   I may need to steal the 37" MTR's off the Turtle!

Wow that's a great price...$30 less than Q-78's!....and they make them in a 35x10.00-15 that's actually $5 less than the 34" LTB's  :surprised: Those might be Q-Killers, I wonder what durometer the compound is?

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Re: Best M/T Tire...
« Reply #84 on: October 13, 2017, 07:54:14 AM »
Swampers, Swampers, Swampers.................
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Re: Best M/T Tire...
« Reply #85 on: October 13, 2017, 08:17:19 AM »
35 x 10 x15  Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm

OD says 35.2, I wonder if they run big?
75 CJ-5        Plow Jeep Still for Sale - $800 w/4way plow
77 CJ-5        Red Jeep - 401, T18, Locked F&R
77 CJ-7        Sons Jeep - Built from Race Jeep remnants
79 CJ-7        Q-Track - Aging gracefully in the woods(well, not much left)
84 CJ-7        Rock Jeep - BYS  (Big Yellow Shitbox) on one tons
95 Wrangler  Sons commuter Jeep - bone stock 4 popper
97 TJ           Black Jeep on Slinkys
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Re: Best M/T Tire...
« Reply #86 on: October 13, 2017, 08:34:11 AM »

Those might be Q-Killers,

Just saw this as well. Grab a set and why wouldnt you want the warranty! I dont see a time limit and appears to be based solely on tread depth, cover off-roading, and you dont have to prove tire rotation/alignment.

https://www.4wheelparts.com/Wheels/Extended-Tire-Warranty-Set-of-4-or-5-Tires-TireWarranty3.aspx?t_c=11&t_s=560&t_pt=101640&t_pn=ADDTireWarranty3