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post #1 of 4 Old 07-28-2009, 05:55 PM Thread Starter
 
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37'' 1250 15r goodyear mt/r (radial)
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37'' 1400 15r interco irok (bias)



I already posted a thread about radial vs bias so now i understand them thanks to you guys... but can you guys give me opinions on these two tires.... which do you think is better and state why please

traction
road manners/offroad capabilities
noise
tire life
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37'' 1250 15r goodyear mt/r (radial)
vs
37'' 1400 15r interco irok (bias)



I already posted a thread about radial vs bias so now i understand them thanks to you guys... but can you guys give me opinions on these two tires.... which do you think is better and state why please

traction
road manners/offroad capabilities
noise
tire life
OK, IROK vs MT/R

The IROK traction might be a bit better off road, worse on road.

The IROK has little in the way of on road performance, worse road manners.

The IROK is noisier.

The IROK will wear out faster.



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where do you wheel...what kind of terrain?

IS this an offroad mainly vehicle or onroad also?


I vote MTR for overall performance and longevity
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where do you wheel...what kind of terrain?

IS this an offroad mainly vehicle or onroad also?


I vote MTR for overall performance and longevity


Lots of mud, some rocks

Its my daily driver but i offroad almost daily
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