Front Range 4x4 Upcoming Trail Runs - Add a New Trail Run

Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Dick Cepek Extreme Terrain Tire Review

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2016
    Member
    #1841
    Last Online
    10 Hours Ago
    Location
    SW Denver
    4x4
    1986/1999 Toyota 4runner
    Posts
    390
    User Name
    TJS86TOY
    Real Name
    TJ
    Thanks Given
    95
    Thanked 102 Times in 68 Posts

    Default Dick Cepek Extreme Terrain Tire Review



    It was time for new tires for the 3rd gen 4Runner, so upon a lot of research and pricing I decided upon the Dick Cepek Extreme Terrains. In the past I really have never givin Dick Cepek tires a thought due to the expensive price attached to them. When I bought the 3rd gen it came with some Dick Cepek (DC) Fun country 2's. Was very impressed with the traction these tires gave and the great wear on them. So I figured why not see what their new Extreme terrain tires had to offer. I paid $200. a tire on Amazon for the set for 285/75/16, (about 33x11.5).
    First, they balanced without very much weight at all. When I drove from the tire shop I could not believe how smooth they rode (givin the load range) and the handling on the highway was more than acceptable. On the highway they are extremely quiet for a "mud" tire, I could actually hear the wind hitting the 4runner rather than tires. They do still give a slight hum at higher speeds but not bad at all. Off road they act almost like sticky's , had to try really hard to break a tire loose in the dirt. On the same trail I had to use the factor-e-locker I did not with these. I found a little frozen over snow to run through and had no issues at all. No real mud testing yet or major snow but plan on updating when tested. For the rocks, same great traction and according to them, (DC) they use a new sidewall science to keep them tougher without added weight and heat. So far they have been a very impressive tire for the money. Again, will report back when I get further down the trail with them!
          
    ___________
    K0TJL

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Member
    #1589
    Last Online
    11 Hours Ago
    Location
    Lakewood
    Age
    43
    4x4
    2004 Jeep TJ
    Posts
    2,068
    User Name
    dieseldoc
    Real Name
    Brandon and Therese
    Thanks Given
    1
    Thanked 256 Times in 226 Posts

    Default Re: Dick Cepek Extreme Terrain Tire Review



    Nice TJ. I like the look of them.
    Nice to hear they don't make to much noise down the road.
    For the price you Cant complain.
    I am learning to this tire as well.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    Member
    #1943
    Last Online
    7 Hours Ago
    Location
    broomfield
    Age
    42
    4x4
    1997 pathfinder
    Posts
    48
    User Name
    cornpone99
    Real Name
    Chris
    Thanks Given
    3
    Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post

    Default Re: Dick Cepek Extreme Terrain Tire Review



    Great looking tire. Time to put it to the test

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Apr 2015
    Member
    #1704
    Last Online
    11 Hours Ago
    Location
    monument
    Age
    49
    4x4
    78 BJ40 Land Cruiser and 1999 XJ
    Posts
    405
    User Name
    78bj40
    Real Name
    Louis
    Thanks Given
    154
    Thanked 92 Times in 66 Posts

    Default Re: Dick Cepek Extreme Terrain Tire Review



    I've been running them for a year and half on the BJ, I also had DC on the FJ Cruiser and I can't say anything bad about them. Good choice as far as my experience.
         
    ___________
    We make time for what we feel is important to us. If you havenít made time for it, itís because you havenít convinced yourself that itís important enough!

Similar Threads

  1. fairly extreme carnage
    By mattzj98 in forum "Carnage"
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: July 16th, 2015, 10:56 AM
  2. Camp Dick next weekend???
    By Jackie in forum Trail Run Planning
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: August 4th, 2013, 11:32 PM
  3. Dick cepek super offroader lights???
    By Hotchef181818 in forum General Topics
    Replies: 26
    Last Post: June 11th, 2011, 01:44 AM
  4. Extreme Couponing
    By Mporter in forum Chat
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: January 6th, 2011, 07:25 PM
  5. Extreme this
    By Brody in forum Chat
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: November 13th, 2008, 10:18 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
BACK TO TOP