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Author Topic: re-caps for rear  (Read 30 times)

jim in n.y.

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re-caps for rear
« on: August 15, 2019, 01:27:37 PM »
Anyone have an opinion on using recaps on the rear? Good experiences or bad? Can anyone recommend a brand?  How do they inspect the tires that are going to be recapped? Isn't there an age limit on tires?
'84 chevy stepside , Detroit 3-53T w/Jakes, spicer 3853-B 5 spd. with O/D. 3.08's
'88 K5 Blazer ,350 TBI ,700R4,3.73's soon to be 6.2L Turbo
'84 crew cab dually 2wd ,350,SM465 w/4.10's
'97 3500HD was 6.5L w/4L80 & 4.63's hope to have 6V-53T w/Allison 2000

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Re: re-caps for rear
« Reply #1 on: August 16, 2019, 06:59:28 AM »
I have a set on my 3500HD not sure about the date...but weather checking is what they look for in NY. Truck re-cap tires are very common.

https://www.tirerecappers.com/tire-recappers-news/3-reasons-why-you-should-recap-your-truck-tires/

 


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