View Full Version : Trailer tires?

04-06-2007, 02:07 AM
What kind of trailer tires do you guys recommend?

I am clueless when it comes to tires. I dont know anything really. Such as biasply vs raidal, whats the difference, whats better, etc?

Oh and its a 20ft enclosed. I would like to get new tires on it ASAP.


04-06-2007, 02:28 AM
Take it to a trailor shop. They will tell you the best tires for it. Dont use standard automobile tires, they wear pretty fast.

04-06-2007, 02:31 AM
I did that last year and they put crap tires on it. Within a month the tire was loosing air.

I want to get the best tires I can for it. Maybe something with a load E if they make them for trailers?

04-06-2007, 11:28 AM
I have triton 8ply tires. The heavier duty tires the better!

04-06-2007, 11:42 AM
Why not go to a tire shop? I got my trailer tires at my local GoodYear store. They can get pretty much any tire I need.

04-06-2007, 07:06 PM
Yeah I am going with 205/75/15 8ply radials.

Gravel Rat
04-07-2007, 02:12 AM
If your wheels can fit a larger tire try looking at the BF Goodrich Commercial T/A Allseason they are a good long wearing rib tread tire. The smallest size they have is 235/75R15.

04-07-2007, 02:55 AM
goodyear marathons THE BEST!

04-07-2007, 09:32 AM
We get our tires for trailer from Discount and they are trailer tires since they won't sell us a passenger tire to put on a trailer. The trailer tires wear completely down in two years even though we probably don't put more than 5K on them. And the tires are getting around $85 where as a very good passenger tires runs about half that amount. I am running one passenger tire as an experiment on my 4 wheel trailer.