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Old 09-08-2016, 11:28 AM   #11
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Thanks for the kind words.

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Frame that ependydad, A compliment from Youroo UNHEARD OF...One for the books... PS: he must have been hitting that hootch again..

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Old 09-08-2016, 03:24 PM   #12
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My research is totally unscientific and is solely anecdotal evidence from reading forums. And, I'm certain that everything I say- someone will have an exception to.
Wow -- I agree great post and agree. I went to G614 and will also on my next 5er regardless of weight just for my piece of mind.

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Old 09-08-2016, 06:18 PM   #13
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Just wondering. How OLD were the tires? I have found that about 3 1/2 years is all you can feel safe using trailer tires. No matter what kind. Mileage does not matter.
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Old 09-16-2016, 03:46 PM   #14
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i was thinking the same thing on the temperature 135 seemed high to me also with my TPMS, mine will stay around 7 to 11 over ambient temps
not knowing what the temperature was that day down there
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Just wanted to post pics of tire separation.
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Old 09-23-2016, 06:29 PM   #16
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Ouch. Been there, done that.

If it were me, I'd just go ahead and get G rated tires if your rims can handle it. G614s are the ultimate in my opinion but for about the amount of a name brand set of E rated tires, you can grab a set if Sailuns.

But again, a lot depends on the capacity of your wheel.

There is a guy near me selling four H-rated Westlakes on 17.5" wheels for $1200.

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