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Best Tires

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by ebski387, Feb 26, 2004.

  1. ebski387

    ebski387 Junior Member
    from ny
    Messages: 24

    i have a 95 s10 4.3 5 speed ext cab and was wondering what are the best tires to put on it when plowing. i have the factory upgrade size of 235/75 15
  2. LockedUP

    LockedUP Senior Member
    Messages: 123

    Brigestone Blizzaks....

    SIPLOWGUY Senior Member
    Messages: 686

    BFG All Terain or Cooper Discoverer. Look for something that looks like a snow tire.

    SIPLOWGUY Senior Member
    Messages: 686

    Hey ebski, I have a 97 Jimmy I'm putting a plow on. I plan to get BFG's for it and put timbrens in. What kind of plow are you using and what mods to the front end?
  5. lawnmedic

    lawnmedic Senior Member
    Messages: 703

    I like Wild Country TXRs. Look like old snow tires.. Aggressive and clean out good. Not noisy either...Chuck
  6. PlowMan03

    PlowMan03 Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 482

    BFG All Terrain T/A KO's those are a good tire to run in the snow, they clean out good. I think you'll like them
  7. RAZOR

    RAZOR Senior Member
    Messages: 343

    I put a set of BFG All-Terrains on in the fall and so far they are the best tires I have used in the snow. I just hope they don't wear down too fast in the summer.
  8. PLOWMAN45

    PLOWMAN45 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,951

    put a set of cooper stt on
  9. ratlover

    ratlover PlowSite.com Addict
    from IL
    Messages: 1,325

    are you just worried about plowign or do you want a tire that will get ok millage and will last more than a year or 2 if you keep it on durring the summer?
  10. Emstaxi

    Emstaxi Member
    Messages: 88

    I run BFG All Terrain k/o's on my mountaineer. I would not accept anything less than those. They are an awesome tire, excellent traction in snow and rain. They also wear down slow as long as you maintain an alignment. I got about 60,000 mi. out of a used set that I bought 3 years ago.
  11. ebski387

    ebski387 Junior Member
    from ny
    Messages: 24

    i want tires for plowing and about the same milage. im looking for a fisher 6.5 and im puttin timbren on it and planing on using the truck next year
  12. ratlover

    ratlover PlowSite.com Addict
    from IL
    Messages: 1,325

    I like my dunlop radial rover rt's quite a bitand they are pretty cheap.
    BFG's are good tires but they are owned by the french.
    Coopers are supposedly pretty good.
  13. MSC

    MSC Member
    Messages: 75

    I run Cooper Discoverer ST's on my truck.
    Good tire, great in snow.
    Another tire you could look at is the Toyo M-55.
    They are very good in snow, also they last a long time.