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HD highway tires

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by RevelationL&S, Mar 17, 2020.

  1. RevelationL&S

    RevelationL&S Member
    Messages: 33

    Winter is over. Summer is on it's way. Im packin up the snow stuff and puttin a good highway tire on my 2500 HD. It sometimes carries several tons of equipment and materials. Anyone know a tire that gets a lot of miles without wearin out and delivers good mpg without a bunch of noise?
  2. rizzoa13

    rizzoa13 Member
    Messages: 97

    You can’t go wrong with anything Continental they make the absolute best truck tires. On my trucks of that size I run a Nitto ridge grappler because I like the aggressiveness of it but all my dump trucks run Continentals. Either one will do you right.
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  3. BUFF

    BUFF PlowSite Fanatic
    from FR NoCo
    Messages: 22,791

    Something with weight rating need, rubber compound for higher operating temps and poor traction in mud is your best bet
    RevelationL&S likes this.
  4. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,857

    Interesting, you dont seem to be interested in stopping distance or being able to turn corners.
  5. Philbilly2

    Philbilly2 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,362

    I run BFGoodrich Commercial T/A on all my 1 ton vans.

    Have had good luck with them
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  6. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 31,484

    Shirley you jest???
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  7. GMC Driver

    GMC Driver PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,093

    WE have had good success with the Nitto Dura Grappler for summer use.
  8. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 31,484

    What is the nickname for Continental?

  9. GMC Driver

    GMC Driver PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,093

    I agree - but it sounds like banter at the dinner table. Everything get changed to p00p or ****. Teenagers...
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  10. Mr. Jon

    Mr. Jon Senior Member
    from Jersey
    Messages: 175

    I just put on Michelin Agelis Cross Climate tires on my 3500 pickup. They seem to be exactly what you're looking for.
  11. Mr.Markus

    Mr.Markus PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,003

    Sounds like you are looking for a unicorn...


    I have never tried these, but had to be sure they didn't exist so i googled it....LOL
    BUFF likes this.
  12. Hydromaster

    Hydromaster 2000 Club Member
    from 406
    Messages: 2,785

    Look for tire mfg’s that offer high mileage warrantees like Michelin / Uniroyal
  13. DeVries

    DeVries 2000 Club Member
    from Ontario
    Messages: 2,564

    Huh sounds like our house. Glad we are not the only ones on the block with weird teenagers.
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  14. m_ice

    m_ice 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,100

    Ditto on the BFs across the board
  15. rizzoa13

    rizzoa13 Member
    Messages: 97

  16. Mike N

    Mike N Senior Member
    Messages: 157

    I've got the same tires on my diesel 2500 HD. Great tires!!!