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Need help with tire selection for 22's

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by pbudd88, Feb 6, 2011.

  1. pbudd88

    pbudd88 New Member

    Hey all...

    As you can see, I'm a newbie here. I just bought a 2011 Silverado in December. It's a Black LT 5.3 V8 Extended Cab 4x4. I'm going to pick up a set of Diamo 30 Karat Black 22x9.5 Wheels shortly. My question is concerning what tires I should get. I live in Washington State - where is rains a ton, so summer tires are out. I was planning on not keeping the wheels on year round. I will not be going offroad (I'm a city boy!). I've been looking at 305/40/22's and it looks like Nitto Terra Grapplers are the best that I can buy...though they are a bit pricey. I've had Toyo's on my other vehicles, so maybe Proxes? Or Yokohama Advan's? Any help is appreciated.

    Thanks!
    Jason

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  2. silveradotrailblazer

    silveradotrailblazer New Member 1000 Posts 100 Posts

    Nitto's or Toyo's, both great tires. Flip a coin.
  3. pbudd88

    pbudd88 New Member

    Thanks for your opinion. I went with a set of Nitto NT 420S tires...and ordered the Diamo's. Hopefully both are here within a week or so. I'll be sure to post a pic once I put them on.
  4. jbjohnson92f

    jbjohnson92f New Member 100 Posts

    the cooper zeon LTZ are pretty nice too
  5. adampaul1964

    adampaul1964 Active Member 1000 Posts 100 Posts

    If you're not going offroad the 420s are a better choice, terra grapplers would be unnecessary. I run Cooper Discoverer H/T plus, 305/50/20, in the summer and so far I have no complaints. I would be very interested in hearing how the Nitto 420s performs.

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