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Old 12-16-2009, 11:15 AM
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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

Ok, so i did a little more research on tires and i decided that i want to steer clear of the firestones. ive just talked to many people that i know had had them and had issues with firestone tires (besides the old issues of the wilderness at) but wear and tear issues as well.


I am making my list now down to these two.

LT 245/70/17 Hancook Dynapro ATm

http://www.discounttire.com/tireInfo...roATMRF10.html

245/70/17 General Grabber AT2.

http://www.tirerack.com/tires/tires....l=Grabber+AT+2


Like i said earlier in this thread, my tire choices are likely to change 10 more times before i actually buy them but the general grabbers are one thats always been popping back in to my head and the hnacooks seem like they are worth a try.
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Old 12-16-2009, 11:29 AM
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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

Kyle, the wheels look good brother
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Old 12-16-2009, 11:31 AM
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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

Thanks, i cant wait to get them installed this saturday.
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Old 12-16-2009, 11:41 AM
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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

Personally, I'd go with the grabbers. I don't think I've heard/read a bad review on them yet.
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Old 12-16-2009, 06:30 PM
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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

love the look of nice new wheels man haha looks great!

do it up right with the tires now along with the wheels and get them installed! :P
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Old 12-17-2009, 05:36 PM
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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

Thanks, Wheels get installed saturday morning. Tires wont come until late winter or summer because my Forteras still have life in them and lack of funding. pics saturday.
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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

Mee too. Saturday cannot come fact enough.
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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

Honestly I would have gone with the 18 inch sahara idea you were throwing around. But hey if you're happy that's all that counts.
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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

My issue is i did not want to go up to 18s, because the tires cost alot more and the options for tires are very slim as compared to the 17s.

Remember the other reason i wanted these wheels is that i had the 16" version on my old xj and loved them and i want to keep the tradition going.
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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

tomorrow is saturday!
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Re: Finally settled on a set of OE wheels

I know i am so excited. I know they will need to do Air pressure sensor rebuild kits that are about $5 to 10 each but if they have to replace sensors completely i cant afford that. As it is now my pressures are all perfect and the light comes on and bings at me b/c something is wrong.
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