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What tires do you guys like better and why

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by 84CUCV, Aug 12, 2006.

  1. 84CUCV

    84CUCV 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    I cant get either of these now so i was wondering witch are better. Michelin XL or XZL tires. as always thx for the help

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    84CUCV 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    top pic is xl bottom one is xzl
     
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    wanna get me a set too :)

    what size are they? i like the xl's

    poll woulda been easier ;)
     
  4. Chaddy

    Chaddy 1/2 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Maxxis

    I'm running these Maxxis Creapy crawlers now and like them better than any other tire.

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    84CUCV 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    I was just asking about those tires because they are cheap to get. I like the XLs too. Have a bunch allready seam like a desent tire.
     
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    Michelins rock.

    Take your schamncy crawlers elsewhere. :D :wink1:

    My brother has run the XLs with good luck, I'm going to be trying the ZLs soon. Get XMLs if you can find them. FarSoCal thread has more pix...

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    The xzls seem to do a little better in mud but I would have to say a pretty equal tire.
     
  8. 84CUCV

    84CUCV 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    ok what are XMLs? never saw those before.
     
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    I think the XML is the other tire in his pic. I like the XL's and want to run a set, but they only seem to pop up in AZ and out east. :rolleyes:
     
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    what rime do they fit? they look a little taller to.
     
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    XML is about the same size just wider. 325/85/16 I think the XLs and XMLs would be better because they have more gripping edges, but my brother's XLs work good too.
     
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    ok know where to get them? do they fit a 16" rim
     
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    Yes, they fit a 16. The 16 in the size refers to the rim size. I haven't found any yet. If I do, I'll keep them, unless I find a bunch. :D
     
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    ok thx
     
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    I will sell you a set of the XMLs yes they are 16 inch but these will come with a set of rims too.. IM me of your interested
     
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    I'm interested. PIX?
     
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    sorry man, to far away from me.
     
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    What tires? All I can see is 84cucv's avitar. yummy.
     
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    I think that's him. :D :wink1: :haha:
     
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    The xl's are directional, and the xzl's are not. I've seen the xl's work like magic, mounted both forward and backward.

    John
     

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