Which tires? - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > JK Jeep Wrangler Forum > JK General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 03-08-2014, 12:11 AM   #1
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 24
Which tires?

Mickey Thompson mtz or Goodyear duratracs? Will be mainly on road use with some occasional trail to somewhat hard trails, not serious rock crawling though

Outdoorjeep is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 03-08-2014, 12:27 AM   #2
Jeeper
 
spinlock's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: 37.9° N, 121.7° W
Posts: 4,185
The MTZs are one of my favorite tires and I have worn 2 set below the nubs but for the type of driving you are taking about the Duratracs are a better choice. They really are a balanced great all around tire. Unless you really like the looks of the MTZ and don't mind the noise and lower tread life.

__________________
"A man has got to know his limitations."
H. Callahan
spinlock is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 03-08-2014, 01:49 AM   #3
Jeeper
 
Joe Dirt 357's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: North Pole, AK
Posts: 213
Spinlock's right, the Goodyear is a better choice for a DD. However, I'm not a fan of Goodyear, I find them too soft for the way I drive.
__________________
Joe

[/SIGPIC]
2012 JKUR in black
Joe Dirt 357 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 03-08-2014, 09:37 AM   #4
Jeeper
 
marca's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Agoura, CA
Posts: 23
My daily has the MTZ and I drive a lot. Not nearly as noisy as I thought they would be and the ride is really good even at 80 mph. If the highway is bumpy you will definitely feel it though.

And they look great.
__________________
Marc
marca is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Download our Mobile App

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:13 AM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC