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Toyo Proxes S-TII

Anyone with these tires could tell me how they like them and how they are in the snow and all around traction. I have seen some reviews say they suck in the snow and they are very loud.
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Old 12-27-2012, 09:14 PM
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Re: Toyo Proxes S-TII

Just ordered a set today. Getting them on Wednesday. Ill get back to you next week
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Re: Toyo Proxes S-TII

I had a set on my wk2SRt....in 22". They were too big so i went with another size. My wife has them on her 2011 durango in 285-40-22. Not real great in rain and noiser than my nitto 420s
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Re: Toyo Proxes S-TII

Any good all season tires anyone would recomend.
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Check out the vreds they are not all season but do good in rain from what ive seen. What about the bfgoodrich kdw?
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Re: Toyo Proxes S-TII

Ive had good luck with the nitto 420s. My 06 has been in 8-10" of snowand ice and not had a single problem. I also have them on my 13" SRT
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Where did you get the nittos from and how much where they.
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Don't make nittos in stock size.
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Re: Toyo Proxes S-TII

yeah...thats the problem.....295-45-20 is kinda hard to find as far as selection
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Re: Toyo Proxes S-TII

I have had a few sets of the STIIs on the Jeep and on my previous X5. The noise issue was more with the STs (previous version) - they were horrible after 15K miles. I love my STIIs, but cannot speak much for their performance in snow being in GA. I have no issues with them on wet surfaces though.
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Re: Toyo Proxes S-TII

So after looking at my limited options. I ended up getting a set of toyo proxes st2. Getting them installed tomorow along with my borla atak exhuast system.
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Anyone have a good review on the Proxes ST 2 in the snow? Getting them installed tomorrow and we may be headed for a decent snow storm. Thanks in advance
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