Michelin LTX M/S 2
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Summary: An all season tire designed for light duty pickups and SUVs. It has a 70,000 mile tread wear warranty.
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About - Michelin LTX M/S 2

The Michelin LTX M/S 2 is part of the tire test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, all season truck tire models like the LTX M/S 2 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Dry braking:
Dry braking is from 60 to 0 mph.

Wet braking:
Wet braking is from 60 to 0 mph.

Handling includes how well the tires gripped in an avoidance maneuver involving a swerve into the left lane and back into the right lane; wet and dry cornering grip on our skid pad; and subjective steering feel.
About This Brand

A French company, Michelin has its North America headquarters in Greenville, S.C. As a global tire maker, it offers tires for nearly all applications. In North America, it owns the BFGoodrich and Uniroyal brands. Founded in 1891, Michelin first introduced the radial tire, and the company continues to be a pioneer in tire technologies. Michelin tires generally perform impressively in our all-weather tests and offer many models with low rolling resistance and long tread life.

Features & Specs - Michelin LTX M/S 2
info Size tested P265/70R17
info Speed rating T
info Treadwear warranty 70,000
info UTQG treadwear 720
info UTQG traction A
info UTQG temperature A
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User Reviews - Michelin LTX M/S 2
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55k miles and still going strong
Very Good In Snow And Ice
Best Uses
Bought these tires for my Tacoma 4x4 based on many reviews.<br /><br />Needed a tire that would get me to work and ski areas in all weather conditions and these tires haven't let me down.<br /><br />I've put over 55K miles on these in two years and still have a lot of tread left. <br /><br />The best deal I've found for these tires is through the Costco website (cheaper than buying them in the store?).
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
Good tires but noisy
Good Ride Good In Rain
Wet grip
Best Uses
I like everything about the tires except the constant loud hum from the tires. Very distracting
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Great truck tires!
Dry grip
Ride comfort
Wet grip
Winter traction
Best Uses
I replaced the ~6 year old Goodyear Wranglers on my '99 Dodge Dakota 5.2L 4x4 about 1.5 years and ~10,000+ miles ago. We live in SE Michigan and planned on using the truck for road trips, camping, and getting around when it snows.<br /><br />So far I am thrilled with these tires. While I cannot attest unquestionably to the tread wear as I only have ~10,000+ miles they have been rotated twice in that time period and a thorough visual inspection seems to indicate they're wearing on target with the warranty. I have read numerous reviews complaining about them not living up to anywhere near the warranty. Generally a quality tire like this installed properly properly, on an aligned vehicle in good shape should be close.<br /><br />As for traction and handling I couldn't be happier. These are great tires for what I needed which is mostly city/highway driving with light off road use. They track better and are quieter and more comfortable than a truck all-terrain alternative. We had a record level snowfall in our region last winter and I was no less than stunned at the 4x4 snow traction. They accelerated, braked, and handled confidently - almost to the point of needing to use caution with other less-prepared vehicles. The wet weather traction is also great - they seem to be very resistant to hydroplaning.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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