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Old 02-06-2009
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Originally Posted by herm59 View Post
Hope your being sarcastic b/c if not, damn boy you can't read the tire.
Im sure he was lol... Considering those tires in the picture are probably better than the RT/S' lol..
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Old 02-06-2009
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Originally Posted by 04BlackFX4 View Post
Im sure he was lol... Considering those tires in the picture are probably better than the RT/S' lol..
well u never can tell nowadays can we
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Old 02-07-2009
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If you are still sliding try using more than 300lbs, maybe 600. When i had my camaro it was worthless in the snow and i would put around 600lbs in the trunk and I could manage around. Also, from a stop start in 2nd gear rather than first, you should get less spin. And again the throttle is your worst enemy.
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Old 02-07-2009
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^^^ 600lbs? LOLOLOL... i think thats a bit much. Thats then going to affect stopping ability. 6-7 sandbags is tops in our size of truck for sure. I drive in the mountains up here in canada all the time, blizzards, whiteouts....
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Old 02-07-2009
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Posts: 313 gonna have to agree with roddy...600lbs is a bit much...and also i drive an auto...but i figured out why i'm tires suck. lol
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