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Offline ccbmster

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Need tires in the Los Angeles area
« on: March 19, 2013, 02:32:33 PM »
I am in the San Dimas Glendora area of Southern California and need to find some 22.5's.  Prefer used. Anyone have a source or some you want to sell?
86 MCI 102A3  MI/CA with SoCal being primary. 6V92 with Allison 740 Auto
82 MCI 9 8V71N with Allison 740 Auto..soon to be parted out or scrapped

Offline siberyd

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Re: Need tires in the Los Angeles area
« Reply #1 on: March 19, 2013, 03:28:42 PM »
If Fontana is not to far for you to drive, GTS - Gonzales Tire Service  on Valley west of Hemlock. A bout a mile west of the Cherry exit off I-10.  Send me a pm with your phone number if you need more info. I am a local to so cal.

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Offline ol713

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Re: Need tires in the Los Angeles area
« Reply #2 on: March 19, 2013, 03:33:18 PM »

  Hi;
      Need what you need them for.  Are they needed for the tag or
      drive axels, or are you needing them for roll around tires?
      I probably have a couple of roll around tires.
                                             Merle.
     

Offline ccbmster

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Re: Need tires in the Los Angeles area
« Reply #3 on: March 19, 2013, 06:52:12 PM »
Not exactly sure what you mean by a roll around tire but I assume you mean something just good enough to get by for a short time or short distance.

Either way, I have a flat on my driver side tag axle so if I can get that replaced to get me by a couple of days until I can find some decent ones that would be fine.
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86 MCI 102A3  MI/CA with SoCal being primary. 6V92 with Allison 740 Auto
82 MCI 9 8V71N with Allison 740 Auto..soon to be parted out or scrapped

Offline TomC

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Re: Need tires in the Los Angeles area
« Reply #4 on: March 20, 2013, 06:33:11 AM »
I've been dealing with Ray's OK Tire in El Monte for over 20 years. While you might find tires cheaper, they know truck/bus tires inside and out and won't sell you something you don't need. Call 626-442-0297 ask for Jim or Bob and tell him Tom from Freightliner sent you. Good Luck, TomC
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Offline siberyd

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Re: Need tires in the Los Angeles area
« Reply #5 on: April 22, 2013, 01:13:20 PM »
Today I bought 2 used front tires for my 4104. They were slightly used, 14/16 tread left. Suprise my bushas 24.5 rims (my skoolie takes 11.25 tires).  Tried out a different shop than usual in Fontana. Cost out the door including: tire disposal fee, mounting and balancing 300.00 per tire for a total of $600.00. Same tires new total cost $840.00.

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1957 PD 4104-2240 Converted Siberyd