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#11478749 - 03/15/16 11:30 AM Trailer Tires
Fishn_man Offline
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Registered: 01/09/04
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Loc: Allen, Texas
I need to buy a new set of trailer tires and I'm not sure I want Marathons again. I have a 203 Champ with dual axles. What tires do you run and are you happy with them? Mine are 205/75/14.

Thanks for your input.
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#11478791 - 03/15/16 11:48 AM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: Fishn_man]
KB1953 Offline
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Kumho 857 radial, discount tire will price match Tire Rack. thumb

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#11478800 - 03/15/16 11:53 AM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: Fishn_man]
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Maxxis built for trailering with very strong side walls


Edited by brennansgrandpa (03/15/16 11:53 AM)
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#11478857 - 03/15/16 12:17 PM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: brennansgrandpa]
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Originally Posted By: brennansgrandpa
Maxxis built for trailering with very strong side walls
Maxxis is very good and I've run them on some heavy duty applications. I think the best bang for the buck for boat trailer tires is Towmaster. I'm on my 3rd set and have had zero issues.
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#11478991 - 03/15/16 01:21 PM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: Fishn_man]
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Be sure to mention that you tow your boat fast. Trailer tires are not always speed rated. I pull my small RV at 70 or 75. When I mentioned that, the tires came off and we put a different set on that were rated for 70 mph.
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#11479221 - 03/15/16 02:47 PM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: Fishn_man]
Sangelle Offline
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Southwest wheel sells a bias 6 ply for 52.00 a piece. Best price I have found anywhere.

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#11479454 - 03/15/16 04:17 PM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: Fishn_man]
RandyK Offline
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I just went through this last month. I went with the Maxxis. The Kumho 857 radial tires that are D rated are about an inch taller than the Marathons and Maxxis. I did not chance it on having the extra clearing under the fenders.

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#11479528 - 03/15/16 04:42 PM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: Fishn_man]
Fishn_man Offline
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Where did you get the Maxxis?
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#11479597 - 03/15/16 05:16 PM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: Fishn_man]
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#11479613 - 03/15/16 05:31 PM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: KB1953]
MV Offline
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Registered: 09/19/03
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Originally Posted By: KB1953
Kumho 857 radial, discount tire will price match Tire Rack. thumb


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#11479616 - 03/15/16 05:32 PM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: KB1953]
MV Offline
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Registered: 09/19/03
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Loc: richardson tx usa
Originally Posted By: KB1953
Kumho 857 radial, discount tire will price match Tire Rack. thumb


thumb thumb plus I upgrade my springs being a single axle.Big difference


Edited by MV (03/15/16 05:34 PM)

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#11479865 - 03/15/16 07:28 PM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: Fishn_man]
Flooringit Offline
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Registered: 06/30/15
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Loc: Bella vista .arkansas
Wow maxxis tires are over 100 a piece
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#11480204 - 03/15/16 09:45 PM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: Fishn_man]
RandyK Offline
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Loc: Tx
Simple tire $81. Had them shipped to ntb.

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#11480510 - 03/16/16 06:36 AM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: Fishn_man]
dimitri Online   content
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Loc: Arlington TX
several folks on here including myself have had good luck with the triangle brand from cowser tire in ft worth. around $60 each tire.

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#11481315 - 03/16/16 12:25 PM Re: Trailer Tires [Re: Fishn_man]
Fishn_man Offline
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Registered: 01/09/04
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Loc: Allen, Texas
Thomason tire in McKiney has recommended Triangle brand. They say they have had very good luck with them. $308 for a set of 4.
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