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Studded tires for plowing?

Discussion in 'Ram Trucks' started by Jshaw999, Dec 11, 2009.

  1. Jshaw999

    Jshaw999 Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    someone gave me a couple studded snows that will fit my truck. I was wondering if anyone has any experience using them for plowing? I do mostly residential blacktop drives with quite a few hills and thought they might be helpful. Truck does not get much use besides plowing in winter. Thanks
  2. RacingZR

    RacingZR Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 400

    You already got the tires so throw them on. They make a big difference.
  3. cmo18

    cmo18 Senior Member
    Messages: 815

    I don't think there is anyone on this site that would say not to use them.. The whole idea about plowing is around traction because 9.9 out 10 time you run out of traction before power. DEFINITELY use them...
  4. jomofo

    jomofo Senior Member
    Messages: 272

    Especially in CT - you guys get the kind of ice that studs are made for. If you got two, I'd put 'em up front.
  5. kcress31

    kcress31 Senior Member
    Messages: 451

    We have 4 studded snow tires on one of our trucks and they are worth every penny. Once you try them you will never go back to all seasons.