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Old September 2nd, 2012, 07:00 PM
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Road tire suggestions?

All...I have a 97 D with BFGs and love them. I do some road driving and can get a spare set of rims for $100. So, I thought I would pick those up and slap some road friend tires that may quiet the ride down a bit or am I wishful thinking? If so anyone have any suggestions?

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Old September 2nd, 2012, 07:15 PM
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Get a set of BFG All-Terrains... The truck would look funny with a set of Michelin's...
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Old September 2nd, 2012, 07:22 PM
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Agreed. I have a set of BFG ATs on my Chevy truck and they are very, very road-friendly and surprisingly quiet!
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Old September 2nd, 2012, 07:36 PM
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LTX MS or the BFG long trail
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Old September 2nd, 2012, 09:32 PM
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Once they get worn about halfway, most BFG ATs ride loud and rough. But most of them aren't on land rovers either, so...
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Old September 2nd, 2012, 09:50 PM
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I'm happy with these - put them on about 6 weeks ago - not noisy at all- and not crazy expensive.

http://us.coopertire.com/Tires/Sport...-T3.aspx?tab=2
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Old September 4th, 2012, 12:16 PM
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I've got a set of Bridgestone Dueler A/T Revos and like them.
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Old September 4th, 2012, 01:17 PM
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Dunlop Radial Rover A/T. Got me thru the blizzard no problem.
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May not be the width you're looking for

http://www.samsclub.com/sams/bf-good...prod3670192.ip
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Old September 4th, 2012, 01:40 PM
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I have Cooper Discoverer AT3's on my Land Cruiser. IMO, its the best handling AT tire out there on a +5000lb vehicle. Quiet too. They've seen a fair amount of beach and fire road driving as well. American owned company and the tires are manufactured in Texarkana, AR...
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I have the geolander HT-s on my wife's Landcruiser. Its quiet and long lasting, fine in light offroading and snow.

deep snow and mud is a no-go
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LTX MS or the BFG long trail
Easy choice LTX ms2
Great road manners.
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