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YjagetaJeep 10-01-2013 02:12 AM

Run Flat Tires
Has anybody ever used run flat tires on a Grand Cherokee? I have them on my 325i. They're not the best riding tire but with a decent sidewall and the WK2 somewhst soft suspension, it might be a real weight saver.

JeepFreak12 10-01-2013 05:21 AM

Re: Run Flat Tires
They came stock on the SRT's but there is a reason people dont run them. They are just not very good. Maybe another brand other than goodyear might be better. I run Nitto 420's but it all depends what kind of tire your looking for.

2014 LAREDO 10-01-2013 10:16 AM

Re: Run Flat Tires
Had them on my 07 GC SRT8 and they gave a harsh ride. Also many complaints of the inner edge sidewall area excessive wear like to the point the belt was showing. I don't think they would weight any less either since thay have a thicker sidewall.

YjagetaJeep 10-01-2013 10:36 AM

I have no wear issues on my Beemer, but it's quite a bit lighter than the GC and the alignment is perfect.The weight savings comes from not having to carry a spare wheel/tire

2014 LAREDO 10-01-2013 11:08 AM

Re: Run Flat Tires

Originally Posted by YjagetaJeep (Post 902361)
The weight savings comes from not having to carry a spare wheel/tire

Thats right....forgot about that. ;)

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