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Old 04-28-2012, 09:16 AM
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Trailer Tires

Need four new 15" tires for trailer. Who makes something that will last, open to all brands.
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Old 04-28-2012, 05:33 PM
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I have used only "Carlisle" trailer tires for over 20 years. From my experience, they last longer than any other trailer tire you can get.
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Old 04-29-2012, 01:29 AM
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Get the better Carlisle tires. You want tires that are rated for at least 65 psi. Like all tire companies Carlisle has it's low end B rated tires as well as C's and D's.
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Old 04-29-2012, 10:49 AM
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They all suck. Period... Pathetic that nobody can produce one that last.
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Old 04-29-2012, 11:39 AM
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Look in to the otr brand they last a long time. I have them on a 12k enclosed for 3 years now.
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Old 04-29-2012, 01:35 PM
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From what I've found most of them are designed to fail. Get a radial that is rated for more than its intended for.
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Old 04-29-2012, 01:43 PM
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Carlisle radials from Discount Tire with Road Hazard. Has paid off twice so far.
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Old 04-29-2012, 02:12 PM
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I use the Carlisle radials as well. I used to buy the Carlisle bias ply tires. however, as my trailers got bigger, and the loads heavier, I changed to the radials. Well worth the fairly small difference in price
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Old 04-29-2012, 02:59 PM
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I use the Carlisle radials as well. I used to buy the Carlisle bias ply tires. however, as my trailers got bigger, and the loads heavier, I changed to the radials. Well worth the fairly small difference in price
Like $10 or something.
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Old 04-29-2012, 05:12 PM
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Like $10 or something.
More than that, $25 to $30 per tire but you could double the life of the tire and the savings is in not having to pay to mount and balance tires as often. if you get an average of 6000 miles out of a set of bias plys at a cost of $75/tire installed then getting 10000 miles ot of a $100/tire set would in the long term would be cheaper.
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