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Unread 08-08-2011, 06:31 AM   #1
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I would say 90% of the tires I have bought are from sams club. 5% from Walmart and 5% from NTB.
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Unread 08-08-2011, 10:13 AM   #2
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Walmart. My mom works there, so when I'm up for tires I hand her the money and the keys and just borrow her van if I need to go somewhere that day. She drives it to work, comes back with new rubber on it.
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I love Tire Rack, usually go and pick up the tires at their warehouse in Nevada and I dont have to pay for shipping.

Unfortunately I dont have access to any mounting/balancing equipment right now so I'd have to pay for the mounting and balancing.

I've also had good luck with Discount Tire (America's Tire), Les Schwab, and Big O. Just last week I had Big O transfer my tires onto new rims, and they gave me a deal compared to the other tire places I went to. Then they went above and beyond by lubing all of my suspension grease fittings and inspecting my brakes, they even knocked my rusty rear drums open and everything.
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4wheelparts, they price matched with shipping the lowest price I found online and had them on my doorstep the next day.
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Discount tire FTW. Best service ever and they'll beat any price.
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