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Old 05-18-2015, 07:39 PM   #1
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Wondering what brands of replacement tires being used on Lexingtons and whet...

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Old 05-18-2015, 09:17 PM   #2
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Old 05-19-2015, 02:08 PM   #3
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I live on the west coast and have bought RV tires at Les Scwab because of excellent service and lots of locations. But I live mostly in AZ now and travel throughout the SW. Unfortunately Les Schwab does not have any stores in the SW so I now buy Goodyear tires from Discount Tires. During my travels I find that Discount Tires are usually located close to freeways and in many many locations. I generally do not buy tires based on price so I can't tell you if they have good deals; I can tell you that we have our tires checked weekly (for free) at Discount Tires when we travel and have had them service our tires when we needed them during our travel.
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Old 05-19-2015, 02:21 PM   #4
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One thing to keep in the back of your mind when selecting tires for your rig... Availability.

I learned a painful lesson. I had put Maxxis tires on my rig and was very happy with them until one got nailed by road debris. I was out on the road and learned that practically no one stocks Maxxis tires (at least where I was) and would have taken 7-10 to order them in. However... Goodyear Marathons we're either in stock or I could have them within a day or so.

I ate the cost of the Maxxis and put Goodyears on. Solely because I want to be able to readily replace a bad tire within a reasonable amount time.
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Thanks for both replies, availability is at the top of My list.


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Old 05-20-2015, 05:35 AM   #6
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I just picked a set of Michelin - LTX A/T2 LT225/75R16/E115R from Costco for $1250. I only have 25 miles on them so it's to early to comment on quality. I did noticed better ride quality than the 10 year old originals.
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We had our Michelins replaced last year under the recall. Same make model and size but as mentioned previously a major improvement in ride. Happy dance!


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I have those same Michelins as well. Rides and handles well.
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Old 06-13-2015, 10:24 PM   #9
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I bought a set of Firestone TransForce HT tires. I've had them for a couple of thousand miles. The ride is smooth and quiet.
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Old 06-29-2015, 08:21 PM   #10
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Check for the recall by Michelin on the web. Maybe elligible for free replacement.
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Old 07-20-2015, 04:51 PM   #11
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Have used Discount tires for all my tires.many cars 3MH IT TRAILER and tow dolly
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