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New rubber on old ford

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by Chestnut Oaks Prez, Aug 21, 2008.

  1. Chestnut Oaks Prez

    Chestnut Oaks Prez LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 782

    These things look much better than the Goodyears

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  2. P.Services

    P.Services LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,325

    yes they look better but i also got worse mpg's when i put them on mine. but i also went from 245's to 31''s for towing.
     
  3. ATouchofGrass

    ATouchofGrass LawnSite Senior Member
    from CT
    Posts: 492

    What did those run you if you dont mind me asking?
     
  4. Chestnut Oaks Prez

    Chestnut Oaks Prez LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 782

    5 monthly maint contracts:cry:
     
  5. P.Services

    P.Services LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,325

    mine cost $1200 with mounting and a full warranty. those were probably a bit more.
     
  6. Chestnut Oaks Prez

    Chestnut Oaks Prez LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 782

    Man, down here everybody thinks it's cheaper to live here than up north. These tires were 1600 out the door, your rocks to build a pond is dirt cheap (ours 150 per ton):confused:Didn't you say they give you the rocks to haul them off:)
     
  7. P.Services

    P.Services LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,325

    no they will pay you to haul them off if you take enough!! but yeah 40 a ton delivered is the going rate right now.
     
  8. Kennedy Landscaping

    Kennedy Landscaping LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,599

    OLDFord? Looks brand spankin new to me. Lol nice truck!:cool2:
     
  9. jdmcat

    jdmcat LawnSite Senior Member
    from Idaho
    Posts: 439

    $150/ton WOW! We pay $7.20/ton here, no crap. I had a full 12 yard dump truck of 1 1/2" river rock delivered for $178!!!
     
  10. 02DURAMAX

    02DURAMAX LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,805

    Yea thats about what we pay..$8.00/Ton
     

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