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Old 07-29-2016, 09:32 PM   #1
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The difference between trailer tires and light truck tires

I'm looking to pick up new tires for my Sierra 40 footer and I want to go into light truck tires but I need 235 - 80 - 16 and they don't make it in a light truck tire what do I need to do to go to a light Truck Tire in that size the only truck tire I know is a 245 75 16 and I don't know if it will fit my trailer has anybody run into this would appreciate some information
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Old 07-29-2016, 09:39 PM   #2
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http://simpletire.com/goodyear-lt235...PhnBoCBZPw_wcB
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Old 07-29-2016, 09:39 PM   #3
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If your wheels are 110 psi rated buy the sailun s637 tires they are great. Much heavier than the lt's
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Old 07-29-2016, 09:46 PM   #4
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Or the Goodyear G614
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Old 07-29-2016, 09:50 PM   #5
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I have aluminum rims I don't know what the rating is on them for the PSI
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I was looking in Costco at the green ball told Master SS Special trailer Radial Tire in my size and they have a good rating
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It's a tow Master tow they sell for 106.99
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Old 07-29-2016, 10:01 PM   #8
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Tow master is Chinese. Aluminum rims are rated higher than steel rims, I believe.

If I get another set of tires, it WILL be LT rated tires........99% sure it'll be the G614's in that size. I'm not spending money on anything less than those, to change tires.
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Old 07-29-2016, 10:09 PM   #9
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Can I use a 245 - 75 - 16 Light Truck Tire being that I should have 235 - 80 - 16
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Old 07-29-2016, 10:19 PM   #10
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Thanks a lot guys I appreciate all the info you gave me
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