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Old 08-28-2012, 06:30 PM   #1
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Tire Differences..

So the two tires I'm looking at are the Firestone Destination A/T and the Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac. Both 31x10.50. I have zero experience with both. Which is the better tire?
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Old 08-28-2012, 06:37 PM   #2
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If I had to choose I would go the Goodyears. I run BFG AT's, they have strong sidewalks and wear like iron.

Retired my 94 YJ 4cyl 5spd @ 200K
Now in a 04 TJ 4cyl 5spd CV @120K+
Both as a commuter vehicle in NW, NJ
April 2012.downsized and now a 99er.
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Old 08-28-2012, 10:11 PM   #3
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I have the Duratracs, I got them in the 33x12.50x15 flavor though. I love mine! they do very well in every situation. if you're going off road, don't bother with the Firestone A/T, the Firestone M/T gets very good reviews, and I've spoken with several Firestone M/T owners, they all say the really like them, even in the rain. I strongly considered the Firestone M/T, but I got a better deal on the Duratracs. My tj is a DD, and I trail ride several weekends in a month.
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Old 08-28-2012, 10:13 PM   #4
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i have the firestone m/ts and love them but goodyear makes a solid tire think of how many people u hear on here running firestone tires. my buddy has the bfgs and loves them
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Old 08-28-2012, 10:21 PM   #5
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My family owns a few goodyears and from all the rigs coming in and having the goodyears they seem to love them. Good in rain and do good offroad.

I went with Mickey Thompson MTZ's and I love them tho. Great offroad and smooth on road and just loud enough to sound great but not obnoxious or deafining. I would look around a little before making a choice.

there are tons of different types. But go with what you like best.

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Just my 10 cents

I have no experience with the firestones tho... Sorry
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