Best tires for EcoBoost - Ford F150 Forum - Community of Ford Truck Fans



2009 - 2014 Ford F150 General discussion on 2009 - 2014 Ford F150 truck.
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

Best tires for EcoBoost

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-04-2014, 05:41 PM   #1
Member
Thread Starter
 
EcoBoostLariat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Eastern & Western PA
Posts: 96
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Post Best tires for EcoBoost

My stock tires are coming to an end and I have started looking for new ones. Im thinking about THESE but not sure if you guys have any other suggestions? I do a lot of highway driving but I want an aggressive looking tire that can still perform off-road and in the snow.
EcoBoostLariat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2014, 05:54 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
NASSTY's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: ME
Posts: 8,492
Thanked 1,678 Times in 1,246 Posts
Default

I'd go with Duratracs. They look better and are better in the snow than AT2's.
NASSTY is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2014, 05:58 PM   #3
Meaner than Ymeski
 
bobkyle2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 23,039
Thanked 785 Times in 456 Posts
Default

Not sure if those will fit the EcoBoost or not.
bobkyle2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2014, 05:59 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Las Vegas
Posts: 3,620
Thanked 457 Times in 308 Posts
Default

Pretty sure ecoboosts prefer oil and fuel.
jcain is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2014, 06:05 PM   #5
Member
Thread Starter
 
EcoBoostLariat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Eastern & Western PA
Posts: 96
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by NASSTY View Post
I'd go with Duratracs. They look better and are better in the snow than AT2's.
I've had the DuraTracs before and had a problem where the sidewall on one of them sliced open for no reason, Goodyear wouldn't do anything about it either, they were only a week old! I've heard that the Toyo's last 2x longer which is a big + as well....
EcoBoostLariat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2014, 06:16 PM   #6
Senior Member
 
ruff rider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 557
Thanked 148 Times in 109 Posts
Default

I will only speak from my personal experience with my tire choice. I ran Open Country A/T ll on my last truck and now run them on my 13 Platinum. Living in Utah I see every kind of weather there is. In the snow they work very well. Off road never had a problem with them. Rain they are fantastic. Have not driven them in sand. The way they wear is what impresses me. I like them so much I have two sets for my truck now. Winter wheel and summer wheels both have Open Country A/T ll tires. (I hate having to take tires off one set of wheels to install on the other set of wheels)
ruff rider is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to ruff rider For This Useful Post:
brucesears (05-04-2014), EcoBoostLariat (05-04-2014), HuskyKMA (05-05-2014)
Old 05-04-2014, 06:29 PM   #7
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 698
Thanked 25 Times in 22 Posts
Default

I had the general grabber at/2 on my truck excellent tire wear and performance but are heavy I had the 10 ply tires
dac12046 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2014, 06:34 PM   #8
Member
 
pro163's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Vernon,B.C
Posts: 38
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Default

I have duratracs on my winter wheels and at2 s on my stock rims for summer. The toyos are way quieter and handle much better towing. I'll never buy new duratracs again they're ok in snow but suck on ice. IMO
pro163 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2014, 08:24 PM   #9
Member
Thread Starter
 
EcoBoostLariat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Eastern & Western PA
Posts: 96
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Thumbs up

Quote:
Originally Posted by ruff rider View Post
I will only speak from my personal experience with my tire choice. I ran Open Country A/T ll on my last truck and now run them on my 13 Platinum. Living in Utah I see every kind of weather there is. In the snow they work very well. Off road never had a problem with them. Rain they are fantastic. Have not driven them in sand. The way they wear is what impresses me. I like them so much I have two sets for my truck now. Winter wheel and summer wheels both have Open Country A/T ll tires. (I hate having to take tires off one set of wheels to install on the other set of wheels)
Sweet. I think this has verified my Toyo tire purchase. Thanks everyone for the feedback.
EcoBoostLariat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2014, 08:32 PM   #10
Senior Member
 
Steve Osborne's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: corbeil ontario canada
Posts: 1,905
Thanked 239 Times in 212 Posts
Default

a set of these....lol
Attached Images
 
Steve Osborne is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New to site, New to trucks, Lots of dumb questions inside! Cpt.America 2009 - 2014 Ford F150 66 05-30-2017 05:59 PM
I want to take my fx4 to a new level...looking for advice on suspension etc Darrenmv 2009 - 2014 Ford F150 13 10-28-2016 10:42 AM
Texas: 2012 F150 FX4 Ecoboost - Loaded OptimiStick 2009 - 2014 Truck Sales 5 04-11-2016 02:43 PM
First Ecoboost 2015 mag1 2015 - Present Ford F150 18 10-03-2015 02:07 PM
Platinum 5.0 oil color and level Takeda 2015 - Present Ford F150 17 09-05-2015 10:20 PM


Tags
ecoboost, tires

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:06 PM.


Copyright 2006 - 2017 F150Forum.com
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: