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Old 01-08-2011, 01:10 PM   #1
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Good Year G149 GSA

Today I looked on my motor home and the Good Year tires I have put on the tags six months ago were G149 GSA made in USA. I have seen many threads in this forum warning about G670, but nothing about the G149. Can anyone make any comments as to if these are good tires or not?

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Old 01-08-2011, 05:56 PM   #2
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Our coach had the G149's on it when I purchased it four years ago. They wore good and had 55K on them. I replaced them two years ago with the Goodyear G670 and really like them. We now have about 20k miles on them are they ride good and they are wearing good.

I had heard all of the bad about the G670 as well but I had heard equally bad about Michelin and Bridgestone which I have had good results with in the past. My cousin had the G670 tires on his 98 Monaco Signature and my aunt/uncle had the G670's on their 96 Beaver Marquis with several years and several tens of thousands of miles without any issue so I went with them as well.

I decided to trust my eyes and my relatives experience vs. the Goodyear slamming on the internet. Mike.

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Old 01-09-2011, 09:08 AM   #3
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My G670's have been fine too - replaced the fronts last year and the rears are due now at 7 years and 58k miles.

The G149 is designated a "Regional Service" truck tire by GY bit they also say it is "suitable for Class A motorhome". The design is a simple, straight deep rib, excellent for channeling water out from under the tire. I would have no qualms at all about using that tire.
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