Vendor Review: Mross Import / Unimog

Containerized

Adventurer
Just wanted to post a review of Hans at Mross Import.

I worked with him over the tedious process (over several months) of getting a set of five Michelin XZLs in the unobtanium size (9.00R16) for a Toyota.

Though the process had a few hiccups (most of which were no one's fault), the tires did arrive and were in perfect (unused, not retread) condition with a DOT build stamp of December 2012 (recently made by XZL standards). I mounted them and they balanced great, and I drove them from Chicago to Denver over the past 48 hours.

Great tires and Hans kept me updated throughout the process.

Would recommend them for sourcing parts and tires through Canada if you are an overlander in the U.S. and can't find what you need from American shops.
 
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WxMan

Adventurer
I met Hans a year or so ago. He's quite a character. Definitely a no nonsense kind of guy!
 

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