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Old 06-05-2014, 05:11 PM   #1
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Suggestions on daily driving tires

I have a aev packaged Jeep unlimited and I was wondering if someone can recommend me some tires . It will be a daily driving vehicle and need something that will drive nice in all weather.
Also looking from the back the jeep is slightly tilted to the right anyone know what could be the problem?

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The tilt is the Wrangler lean, set up such that when driver sets jeep is level
as for tires, what type off road do you expect to be doing, basically three choices
A, All Terrian...Kumho KL71, BFG's, Duratracs
B. Street tires
C. Mud Terrian...Goodyear MT's, Kumho MT KL78

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Old 06-05-2014, 05:45 PM   #3
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For all weather daily driving & some light trail duty i would recommend the Kelly Safari TSR, Goodyear Duratrac, Toyo Open Country AT 2, or BFGoodrich All-Terrain... And if possible in a Load Rang "C" 6ply & if their not available in the specific size then in a Load Range "D" 8ply
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I don't really do off road . Just like to go camping with the wife
Thank you very much for the reply
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Old 06-05-2014, 06:13 PM   #5
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BFG AT, Duratracs, Cooper AT3, Yokohama geolandar AT-S. I've had both of the latter and both have worked well to go through the snow to the cabin in New Hampshire
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Old 06-05-2014, 06:54 PM   #6
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Ive got Nitto Terra Grapplers and they've been great street tires
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Hankook ATm, a really nice all terrain, well rated.
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Old 06-06-2014, 10:52 AM   #9
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Hankook ATm, a really nice all terrain, well rated.
X1000! have these on my jeep and xterra. I love these and will probably never buy anything else. They are perfect for slippery conditions on the road and will get you through most offroading that you would want to do. Obviously I wouldn't recommend running the Rubicon or diving into really thick mud, but perfect for getting to camping spots and stuff like that.
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Old 06-06-2014, 11:45 AM   #10
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On my previous two vehicles (Jeep and full size truck) I had Cooper AT3's. 50K plus tire, and they dig hard off road, and work great on road. super quiet. If I went to a strait AT, There is no other option for me.
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Old 06-06-2014, 11:47 AM   #11
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If you drive in snow or ice, get GY Duratracs. Best tire ever. I moved up to 37's but I miss them.
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Michelin makes a really nice on road tire.
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I am going to be switching from my stock 17's to 17" GY Silent Armors just as soon as the wheels I want ship out to me.
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I have a set of these Michelin AT/2s on my Suburban and I also had them on my 2010 Rubicon. For light trail and daily driving these are fantastic. I jacked up the PSI to 50 and got very good gas mileage on the road and handling was great.

LTX A/T2 | Michelin Tires
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I have simple nitto grapplers all terrain but I'm not an everyday off road guy and they are perfect for daily driving
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I like my Duelers, but when I looked at other tires on the Sahara rims, my first choice was GY Silent Armors.

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