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Old 06-27-2013, 09:49 PM   #1
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22.5 New Tires Today TOYO

I have a gas 34lx National Dolphin with 22.5 wheels.

Removed the old 2007 Michelin Tires and put the new TOYOs on.

I am not sure but at 70mph they feel smoother. Maybe because they are brand new. So far I saved some cash and happy with look and feel of the new tires.

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Old 06-28-2013, 12:40 AM   #2
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Can we ask where bought and how much!

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Old 06-28-2013, 01:12 AM   #3
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I enjoy my Toyos, although I set my cruise at 60 to save a few bucks on fuel.
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I was talked into trying the cheaper Toyos two years ago. After 120 miles I had them removed and went back to Bridgestones. To me, the Toyos wandered and the Bridgestones run true. There was a very large and noticeable difference in the handling. Service Tire in Allentown, PA gave me full credit for the Toyo's and made the switch.
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Old 06-28-2013, 06:18 AM   #5
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The overwhelming majority of posts I've read on various forums are by happy Toyo owners. I know they are well regarded in the trucking industry.

I'm thinking about replacing my tires with Toyos when I'm in Oregon a couple of months from now (no sales tax in Oregon and the Toyo tire dealer there is excellent - the Les Schwab chain).
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Old 06-28-2013, 07:58 AM   #6
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Most people I know with Toyo tires are happy with them. I've never seen a tire cause a properly aligned vehicle to "wander". If front tires are not at same pressure then yoou could have increased roll resistance. This could cause pull.
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Old 06-28-2013, 09:09 AM   #7
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I just replace my Michelins with Toyo. Have driven them about 250 miles and do not notice any difference. I got them in Redmond Oregon at the Les Schwarb dealer for $2750 mounted. They are 22.5's and I got all 6 replaced on my 2004 Neptune DP. As was said "No tax in Oregon" so I saved a couple of hundred plus. The quote they gave me for Michelins was $4160.
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Old 06-30-2013, 07:01 PM   #8
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I drove 301 miles in extreme heat. The outside temperature in Needles Ca. when I went through was 118 and climbing. The tires were very smooth and never tracked wrong.

From my limited experience so far I saved a few dollars and feel I got a great set of tires.
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Old 06-30-2013, 09:35 PM   #9
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I also switched from Michelin to Toyo last week. Have about 100 miles on them no issues.
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I switched from Michelin to Toyo M154 265/75R22.5 LR G. So far they are much quieter. Could be because they are new and the Michelins were not. They were $333.93 each plus tax.
I like them.
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The OEM tires on our coach were TOYOs and that is what we replaced them with. We've been very happy with them. Like others, we purchased ours in Oregon - we went with the Les Schwab dealer in Sutherlin, Oregon because we always stop there on our way north and do a few days of wine tasting.


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