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Old 11-10-2008, 10:27 PM   #1
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goodyear mt/r tire pressure

i ran across a killer deal on 5 moab wheels 2 have new245/75/16 wrangler mt/r tires so i went ahead and ordered 2 more my question is i have an 05 sport my sticker on the door is for the small 15in tires what is the best tire pressure for these to get the best wear pattern i know about the chalk test but since these tires came stock on the rubicon i am sure someone has experimented with the psi thanks

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Old 11-10-2008, 11:11 PM   #2
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I have the moab wheels (although I dont run mt/r's) and I hae always run my tires ont he road at 32 psi. Off road I usually air down to about 10 psi. Hope that answers your question. It shouldnt matter really on the wheel size. Air the tires up to what the side wall of the tire says is the optimum pressure range.

Im running 34" Traxus mud terrains and they are wearing very well at the 32 psi I run.

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Old 11-10-2008, 11:14 PM   #3
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I ran my mtr's at 30psi on road but I run all my tires at 30psi on road
I air down to 10 psi off road
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Old 11-11-2008, 01:57 PM   #4
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I was looking at goodyear's web site and most of the MT/R's have white outlined lettering on them. Does anyone know if you can still get the black sidewalls on this tire? Great tire by-the-way!
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Old 11-11-2008, 02:19 PM   #5
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One side of the MT/R's is blackwalled just like most, if not all tires available
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They used to be black sidewalls on both sides. Rubicons used to come with these tires W/O white lettering. Not much into seeing white letters turned to the inside.
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mt/r tires

Just purchased this month 4 GY mt/r 245/16 tires and they are black wall.
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Old 11-11-2008, 10:41 PM   #8
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i picked my other 2 up today they are blackwall and man are those tires high $ compared to the standard all terain tires i have bought in the past i paid more for 2 new ones then i could have bought a standard set for

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