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Old 04-18-2013, 03:50 PM
ctjahn ctjahn is offline
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Boat: Own a 78 MC S&S
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Tire age

Originally Posted by thatsmrmastercraft View Post
Tires less than 5 years old should not have any cracks wherever they are in the country. How long did you have these tires on the truck?
The tires were on the truck for 5 years this spring. They were going to pro-rate them (give me 50% back towards a new set because they had 50% tread (by their measurement) left but I didnt have or should I say I didnt want to spend the money last fall due to other expenses)....mind you I think I had 25,000 miles on them and the tread still looked fantastic.

My enclosed trailer tires are the same age, conditions (they sit next to each other in the driveway!), and subject to more abuse but didnt crack at all (yet)

I did just get bigger Nitto Terra Grapplers... 295/70/17.
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