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Old 04-03-2008, 12:45 PM   #1
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If you're tire shopping.... try Hankooks

I went the tire shop the other day looking for bfg mt's and they were not in stock. Needing tires to get an inspection I took a chance on a brand name that I had never heard of before (Hankook) but that the guy behind the counter said was "a pretty good tire." I gotta tell you.. I'm very pleased. I got the MT's 31x10.50 and not only are they a nice looking tire but they are also a little taller and wider than the Wrangler MTR's I took off. They travel great on road (not too much noise) and they kicked ass on the beach last weekend. All for a cheaper price than both the BFG's and Wranglers. I'll post some pics when I get the chance.

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How much cheaper?

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my buddy runs Hankooks on his F250, and he loves them, very impressed.
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How about some pics?
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Old 04-03-2008, 02:51 PM   #5
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I recommend that you "Google Image" search for Hankook.





(you might even see some pics of tires there!)
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I recommend that you "Google Image" search for Hankook.





(you might even see some pics of tires there!)
first result. i heart google.

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first result. i heart google.

Very nice.
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Old 04-03-2008, 03:10 PM   #8
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I think they were about $20 cheaper than BFG's. Don't know how much cheaper they are than MTR's.
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Old 04-03-2008, 03:14 PM   #9
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I think they were about $20 cheaper than BFG's. Don't know how much cheaper they are than MTR's.
She don't look Cheap at all........
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first result. i heart google.

thats a good looking tire
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I know a guy running Hankook M/T's on his JK, they did pretty good on the rocks.



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we sell a lot of hankooks in my shop, they are actually really nice. they're the 8th largest tire manufacturer in the world, and they've been around since the 50's or something. four wheeler magazine just had them in a tire article comparison, and they loved them.
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Old 04-04-2008, 12:27 AM   #14
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I almost bought them before my Xterrains, but actually got mine cheaper!! I am glad I got these just because I couldn't really find anything about the hankooks
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thats a good looking tire
i wonder whats the millage on one of those.
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i wonder whats the millage on one of those.
that tread is almost gone
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first result. i heart google.

I'd ride on this brand, if it were legal to buy here.
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I'd ride on this brand, if it were legal to buy here.
actually you can find one of those mail order things.. they ship ups...
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Not a single m/t image on the first page of google! wait, whats that... who cares



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actually you can find one of those mail order things.. they ship ups...
True, but I can't actually see it before I buy it. I'd be worried about tread wear, and diagonal scuffing.
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I've got 14k on mine and I'd say they are about 80-85%
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For some reason I thought you had MTZ's 4point.
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why do i feel like 4point is trying to hijack the thread from the hijackers?

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