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Old 07-30-2008, 10:02 PM
Gravel Rat Gravel Rat is offline
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The old 88 to 97 F-450s with the 16 inch rubber were tough on tires because those old trucks can carry a good load. Grossing them to 17,000lbs with a load on the deck isn't too hard not to. Had to run the best 16 inch rubber on those trucks to get any wear.

I don't take a chance with steer tires because if you blow a tire on a rural BC highway your pretty well dead or seriously injured.

I will save the Bridgestones and use them for spares or send them out to get capped.
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