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04 f150 hercules brand tire???

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by jbart06, Dec 8, 2012.

  1. jbart06

    jbart06 Member
    Messages: 48

    needing a new set of tires on my truck its an 04 f150 4x4, currently has kelly brand tires on it size 275/65/18. As we all know tires are not cheap and the ones I have on the truck now came with it their starting to get low on tread not at the wear bars yet however with plowing I prefer to not be pushing the limits of the tires and end up stuck or not able to push the snow!

    I do a decent amount of driving year round highway and city, plus plowing so want something that will serve all purposes. ONe guy recommended the Hercules terra trac what I am understanding is that they are a little more of a snow tire but everybody that has them drives them year round with no issue, keeping them regularly rotated everything is fine from highway to plowing...plus I can get a set of them for $664 installed taxed out the door.

    thoughts on these or any other tire that would be good?
  2. brad96z28

    brad96z28 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,525

    I have put on quite a few hercules tires They are decent but dont last as long as a more expensive tire.
  3. South Seneca

    South Seneca Senior Member
    Messages: 474

    I have had Terra Trac tires on my GMC 2500. I think they are good tires.
  4. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    It's a mid grade tire. Gonna get what you pay for.
  5. jbart06

    jbart06 Member
    Messages: 48

    Long as their not to snow tire like and I can drive them year round for at least 2 year I will be happy.
  6. drp

    drp Senior Member
    from ontario
    Messages: 170

    run mine year round. 80,000km on a 04 F350 4x4 crew cab srw diesel no issues as long as rotated regularly.
  7. MickiRig1

    MickiRig1 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,617

    I have the same tires on my truck for the last year. I like them, great snow / off road tread, no noise at all. A bunch of people have told me they like the aggressive tread design. I have bought a bunch of Kelly Springfield tires too and never had a problem with them.
  8. South Seneca

    South Seneca Senior Member
    Messages: 474