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Old 04-10-2014, 08:45 PM   #1
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We just purchased a 2000 Excella 30'. It needs tires, so any suggestions on the best ones would be greatly appreciated.

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Old 04-10-2014, 08:55 PM   #2
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Congrats on the new trailer.

Welcome to the forums.

Because this topic has been covered in GREAT depth and I couldn't do it justice in repetition,, let me suggest using the search feature for "tires", "GYM", "Michelin" and see what you see. No shortage of wisdom - and opinions - and humor :-)

Good luck!

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Old 04-27-2014, 05:43 PM   #3
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If you're budget will allow, you won't be sorry if you spring for a set of 16" Sendel wheels and Michelin tires. I had Goodyear Marathons that came with the trailer. They were 3 years old with very good tread. Last fall my plan included new wheels and tires and to move the GYM's to my son's flatbed trailer. I found that one GYM had begun to separate at the tread on the inside. I could not have seen it from the outside. A careful inspection using my hand along the inside might have uncovered it. I only found it upon removing the wheel to switch the tires. I was lucky. This tire was on the verge and would have no doubt failed on our winter flight south. Do yourself a favor, if not in the immediate plan keep that thought for when you can.
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