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Old 10-19-2008, 12:40 PM   #1
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Well I will try again
Is any one running COOPER CUSTOM TRAILER PLUS tires
Would like any info, price, where you found them, MOST OF ALL DO YOU LIKE THEM and are yours made in the USA.
Cooper said they are still making them.
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Old 10-19-2008, 12:58 PM   #2
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I looked into the Cooper before going to the BF Goodrich Commercial T/A (LT225/75R16 LRD, my 1984 31 FT Excella came with Michelin XCA 7.00-15 8 ply) and found these things:
1. Coopers marketing structure has made these tires hard to get (two to three days through the mail at best).
2. Warrenty response to failures (I personally don't think there would be any other than road hazard damage). There being few dealers you would be setting there a couople of days waiting for a replacment.
3. I'm under the impression that they have discontinued this tire.
4. If your trailer came originally with the 7.00-15 8 ply then the 16 inch BFG Commercial T/A or the Michelin XPS in LT 225/75R16 will fit on the proper wheels (0.00" offset 6 or 7 inches wide and proper backset), you just must not run over 60 PSI in the tires or a rough damaging ride can result (now only available in LRE, max air pressure is 80 PSI).
5. I would have gone with the Coopers if they had been more available (and not discontinued [according to the Cooper web site the last time I was there]).

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Old 10-19-2008, 01:15 PM   #3
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Cooper dealer said they still are make them and I would have to have dealer order them.
The prices I have found are $158 to $182 each and that is a lot of $ over Maxxis and Tow Master.So that is why I am looking for info
I now have Tow Masters that have and are running well but are old they are H78-15ST that is how old they are.Now would be ST225/75R15s.
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Old 10-19-2008, 05:36 PM   #4
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I hate to bump this up, but someone must be useing COOPER CUSTOM TRALER TIRES
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Old 10-19-2008, 08:39 PM   #5
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Well I guess I will give up and do what you all have been doing and buy a ASIA made tire.I can not find one person on the forums using the U.S.made COOPER CUSTOM TRAILER TIRE.
Back to Wall Mart.
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Old 10-31-2008, 05:16 PM   #6
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Well I am going to trying once again this weekend to see if I can find any Airstreamer that is running the Cooper "CUSTOM TRAILER PLUS" tire.
Is everyone running tires made overseas?
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Old 11-01-2008, 12:52 PM   #7
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I HAVE BUMPED THIS IN HOPES OF FINDING SOMEONE BUYING AMERICAN.
Please there must be someone that is buying and useing the "COOPER CUSTOM PLUS" trailer tire.
Are all Airstreamer buying tires made overseas?
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Old 11-01-2008, 02:11 PM   #8
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I think all the buy American people are just all talk Jimmini...... I even forget what I have on mine.. They are a trailer tire.. I think Maxis.... I HAVE some copper tires on my jeep and love em.....
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Old 11-01-2008, 02:23 PM   #9
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I think all the buy American people are just all talk Jimmini...... I even forget what I have on mine.. They are a trailer tire.. I think Maxis.... I HAVE some copper tires on my jeep and love em.....

Thanks this is a start someone has coopers on their Jeep and like them.
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Old 11-01-2008, 03:11 PM   #10
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Like EM' Heck they do a lot better in the snow than the BFG all terrain do on our 4 runner...
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Old 11-01-2008, 03:56 PM   #11
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i've had them on my cars for years.

i don't buy much except food these days and i like to wait for seasonal fruit grown here.
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Old 11-01-2008, 09:47 PM   #12
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i've had them on my cars for years.

i don't buy much except food these days and i like to wait for seasonal fruit grown here.
Thanks Rick
But I am looking for someone running the "CUSTOM TRAILER PLUS" trailer tire.
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so am i !
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Old 11-02-2008, 11:40 AM   #14
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so am i !
Yes Rick.
I can not beleave I can not find ONE Airstreamer running this tire.
Looks like I will be the first if I buy them. I guess that the SQUARESTREAM way
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