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Old 09-16-2013, 11:52 AM   #1
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Need rain/ snow tires today. Toyo?

I need to get me some tires today, as my goodyear silent armors are shot! I can't remember my suggestions from the beginning if the summer, but looking to try something else out.

My jk has now 162k miles on it and decided to not purchase new wheels, but to keep the stock.

Anywho.. It's my DD and i "NEED" the sh** to "STICK" to wet pavement like it is my jeeps BFF.

And SNOW/ICE.

I like the look of the toyo. Is it AT 1 or AT2? Can't recall, but are these any good?? No lift. Just need some safe tires.

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Old 09-16-2013, 11:58 AM   #2
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Discoverer A/T3 Tire | All Terrain Tire | Cooper Tires

After you browse that website and learn all about the AT3, then go here:

Home - Discount Tire Direct

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Old 09-16-2013, 12:12 PM   #3
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Discoverer A/T3 Tire | All Terrain Tire | Cooper Tires

After you browse that website and learn all about the AT3, then go here:

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Great. More homework ;-) thank you
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Old 09-16-2013, 12:24 PM   #4
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Strange that the M+S would have a lower rating. Would think it would be higher. Will have to do my research
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Old 09-16-2013, 12:32 PM   #5
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Ok. Been reading. So far lotsa great reviews for gravel and in that, mentioning horrible for winter :-/
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Toyo AT2. the at1 isn't that pretty in terms of reviews. the toyo at2 stick to the ground, and sipes well with rain. great in the snow also per forum member jadmt.

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Old 09-16-2013, 01:12 PM   #7
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Toyo AT2. the at1 isn't that pretty in terms of reviews. the toyo at2 stick to the ground, and sipes well with rain. great in the snow also per forum member jadmt.

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Thank u so much! Yes. He's the one i was speaking with now that you mention. I read a LOT of great reviews on the BF AT. Was going to check those out to. Need to compare the traction between the toyo AT2 and BF's
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I would 2nd the AT2 or perhaps the Wrangler Duratrac, both are winter tire rated, great on rain/snow/ice.
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Mounting the cooper at3 now. Hope i made tbe right choose :-/
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Old 09-16-2013, 02:30 PM   #10
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I couldn't be more happier! Great price. 175.00 mounted and balanced. Talked with other jeep owners while waiting who have/getting and read these reviews while waiting. Thanks to the first responder for the reco

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Old 09-17-2013, 12:54 PM   #11
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AT3s are the bomb. Consumer Reports rated them #1 in the AT tire class. Plus, American made. They should work great in the rain/snow for you.
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AT3s are the bomb. Consumer Reports rated them #1 in the AT tire class. Plus, American made. They should work great in the rain/snow for you.
Yes. So far i LOVE them
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Mounting the cooper at3 now. Hope i made tbe right choose :-/
You did! They are a great tire.

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