Bridgestone Dueler Revo A/T


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Posted by Burbman (24.184.81.130) on 17:39:13 06/13/07

Well, the ProComp All Terrains on my 01 K2500 are about at the end of their useful life, 40K miles over 3 years. Noticed some bad cracks around the rim edge after airing up at the beach last weekend. Think driving in the sand at 15 psi took the last bit of flex left in the sidewalls...

In retrospect, big clue should have been the large amount of weight it took to balance them and get rid of a front end shake that developed around Christmas last year. Got them balanced, but 4-oz weights right next to each other on the rim are never good. weights are on the inside of the rim, so didn't notice until this week.

Ordered the Revo's in 265-75-16-E, having them put on Saturday am. Hope they are everything they are cracked up to be at $179/tire from The Rack. local Firestone dealer wanted $209, "discount" place wanted $199. OMG, these things must be gold belted radials....

At any rate lots of towing this season, so no surprises on the road. On a related subject, anyone have problems storing a 265 size spare? I have heard of issues with some aftermarket hitches (I have a DrawTite), so need to get under and measure.

Have been lucky since going to 265's, the spare is still OEM 245-size, and I've never needed it. Was planning on having the best remaining ProComp mounted on the spare so at least it's close to the same size if I need it.




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