collapse

Donate Flag2GC

Donate to Toys for Tots!
Become a 2018 AZXC Supporting Member just Click the Donate button.

* Calendar

August 2018
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 [20] 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31

Upcoming Events

* Newest Member

* Who's Online

  • Dot Guests: 37
  • Dot Hidden: 0
  • Dot Users: 0

There aren't any users online.

* User Info

 
 
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
goto AZXC

Go To AZXC

goto AZTC

GoTo AZFC

GoTo AZPC

Forum Chatbox

Refresh History
  • downs44: Going to start in on it Sunday. Will keep yall posted.
    August 17, 2018, 06:29:09 PM
  • PitSnipe (Kyle): Hi Brent
    August 16, 2018, 08:50:03 AM
  • PitSnipe (Kyle): Wow, I have not heard of this issue. 15 hour job for a $50 part is nuts. Hopefully someone that knows of this issue will speak up.
    August 13, 2018, 12:42:16 PM
  • downs44: Got an 06 that just went through SMOD. Got everything replaced. Now my low oil pressure light is flickering on after the engine warms up and the truck is at idle. Doing some digging on the forums it looks like a common problem is the rear timing cover gallery gasket leaking and causes the symptoms. Looks like a 15 hour or so repair for a $50 part. Was wondering if anyone else has had this issue and any words of advise. To save some dialogue, the oil pressure sensor is about a year old and I changed the oil and filter after i noticed the light and that did not fix the issue.
    August 11, 2018, 05:31:19 PM
  • Jo-BOB: she needs both?
    August 09, 2018, 12:22:48 PM
  • PitSnipe (Kyle): Chantel does
    August 09, 2018, 09:34:21 AM
  • Jo-BOB: anyone in the group need a 2nd gen engine or transmission by chance?
    August 08, 2018, 10:37:26 PM
  • PitSnipe (Kyle): Go ahead and ask away
    August 08, 2018, 08:21:55 AM
  • downs44: I have been on thenewx quite a bit. hoping to find some local insight.
    August 08, 2018, 08:11:59 AM
  • PitSnipe (Kyle): We can do the best to help here, but try out the national site TheNewX.org
    August 08, 2018, 07:47:54 AM
  • downs44: Hey! Newbie here. I met some of you guys at the F2GC event this weekend. I was with the mountain rescue group. Did not have my X up there due to some mechanical issues. I need some input and was wondering which forum I should put my questions in.
    August 08, 2018, 07:45:12 AM
  • pinchel (Rob): Please make sure to tag and share any social media for our sponsor(s) - Combat Wipes
    August 07, 2018, 04:46:23 PM
  • Thupertrooper (Victor): Had a blast. Awesome time
    August 07, 2018, 04:23:01 PM
  • PitSnipe (Kyle): What a great weekend it was
    August 06, 2018, 10:08:14 AM
  • pinchel (Rob): Thanks everyone who made it out to Flag2GC!
    August 05, 2018, 04:25:15 PM
  • pinchel (Rob): See you all there!
    August 02, 2018, 05:42:33 AM
  • Edwin562: im thinking of doing the JP project on my 1.5 gen...
    July 31, 2018, 08:14:41 PM
  • azxtreme: I need one to powder coat red for the Jurassic Park Xterra
    July 29, 2018, 08:00:39 PM
  • azxtreme: Well I know he's out of business apparently and I know sometimes people sell their trucks or go different routes
    July 29, 2018, 08:00:06 PM
  • pinchel (Rob): extra?
    July 29, 2018, 07:48:02 PM
GoTo RockAuto Vinyltats Nissan Accessories & Parts at CARiD.com
Combat Wipes The Scrubblade Advantage
CVT Tents and Awnings Nissan Accessories & Parts at CARiD.com Nissan Accessories & Parts at CARiD.com

Author Topic: Tires  (Read 2152 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

RJCX

  • Guest
Tires
« on: February 23, 2010, 02:28:09 PM »
The time has come for me to get some new shoes for the X, planning on doing this on Friday afternoon.

Thinking of going with stock size on the BFG All-terrain T/A KO or up to 285's and doing the melt mod to prevent rubbing.

Discount tire has been extremely good to me over the years so thinking of going with them again.

Any other suggestions on different tires or vendors that you all have delt with.

Offline AZ-Ted

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 839
  • Gender: Male
    • AZ-Ted's YouTube Site
Re: Tires
« Reply #1 on: February 23, 2010, 03:17:33 PM »
The BFG AT KO is a great tire, and you'll be pleased.  The 265/75/16 won't be an issue.  If you go to the 285s, be advised that some shops (Discount, Costco, etc.) will not mount them on the stock wheel because they believe the stock wheel is too narrow.
2006 XOR; Titan Swapped; Fully Shrocked, etc., etc.
2013 Titan Pro4X:  A.R.E. "Z" series truck cap

defibvt

  • Guest
Re: Tires
« Reply #2 on: February 23, 2010, 03:34:15 PM »
Also with the extra size your dealer could blame the extra size as the reason for your front diff. failing.  They tried with mine but I told them it was an excuse not to fix it and they had to prove that that was the reason.

RJCX

  • Guest
Re: Tires
« Reply #3 on: February 23, 2010, 04:13:27 PM »
The BFG AT KO is a great tire, and you'll be pleased.  The 265/75/16 won't be an issue.  If you go to the 285s, be advised that some shops (Discount, Costco, etc.) will not mount them on the stock wheel because they believe the stock wheel is too narrow.

I believe that Discount stated that when I inquired before on one size bigger a few months back.

Also with the extra size your dealer could blame the extra size as the reason for your front diff. failing.  They tried with mine but I told them it was an excuse not to fix it and they had to prove that that was the reason.

Good point.

I think I will stay stock for now, thanks for your quick input.

defibvt

  • Guest
Re: Tires
« Reply #4 on: February 23, 2010, 08:07:19 PM »
Don't let my bitter love for the 05 Xterra influence you too much.  Do your own research.  newx.org has lots of info that can be helpful.

Offline DZRT

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 207
  • Gender: Female
    • MySpace Page
Re: Tires
« Reply #5 on: February 24, 2010, 09:06:58 AM »
I love my tires!!! They are the standard issue MT's from Firestone (33" Destination MT's).

I've ran with the AT's (32" I think), swapping back and forth a few times... and the MT's feel so much better out wheeling and climbing.

BUT... you have to get what fits YOUR application...

My tires are noisy and sluggish (compared to the smaller AT's, 32"???). My truck turns in to a race truck with the other tires on. But that is not what I bought the truck for. I like the noise... I like the look...

defibvt

  • Guest
Re: Tires
« Reply #6 on: February 24, 2010, 12:05:22 PM »
Poser ;D

RJCX

  • Guest
Re: Tires
« Reply #7 on: February 24, 2010, 12:40:11 PM »
I would love to have a set of M/T's but for my commute and the actual amount of time I spend "off-road" the AT's win out. 

Stopping at Discount tonight to get things set up for Friday.

Onix

  • Guest
Re: Tires
« Reply #8 on: February 24, 2010, 12:46:50 PM »
give me a call at the shop robert i have a brand new set of A/T's you may want

Offline DZRT

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 207
  • Gender: Female
    • MySpace Page
Re: Tires
« Reply #9 on: February 24, 2010, 12:54:02 PM »
Poser ;D
Takes one to know one. Least I'm not driving a Jeep.

defibvt

  • Guest
Re: Tires
« Reply #10 on: February 24, 2010, 04:00:50 PM »
What's wrong with a Jeep.

 



Copyright ©2015 Arizona Xterra Club The Nissan names, logos and slogans are registered trademarks of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd and is no way affiliated with this site. All posts are the property of the posters and are not the responsibility of the Arizona Xterra Club, it's affiliates, web hosts or associated companies.