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Old 11-16-2010, 09:30 PM   #1
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I have a 91 Chevy 1500 w/5.7 V8.Pulling a 65 Ambassador(4100lbs)
Looking for tire suggestions 15in.load rating etc. for this setup.
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Old 11-16-2010, 09:36 PM   #2
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I have a 91 Chevy 1500 w/5.7 V8.Pulling a 65 Ambassador(4100lbs)
Looking for tire suggestions 15in.load rating etc. for this setup.
If I remember right, that truck uses a 235/75X15, and while I was researching the tire stores online trying to find an LT D load range tire in that size, I was not too successful.

I did, however, find lots of "XL" rated tires in that size, and with their rated air pressure of 50 pounds, they will carry more weight than a "C" load range tire.

I would think any one of those XL tires would do a good job for you, and there are lots of brands/models to choose from. Take a look at www.tirerack.com , click on search tires by size, and about three pages of different tires will come up.
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Old 11-17-2010, 02:24 AM   #3
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There are lots of LT tires in 16-inch sizes. It might be time to switch, so that you'll have a better selection to choose from. With our old pickup, we switched from 16.5 to 16-inch wheels for this same reason. Also, 16-inch steel wheels aren't very expensive.
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