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Old 04-24-2013, 12:53 AM   #1
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4.75 backspacing

Question- if I run a pro comp 7069 with 4.75 backspacing on a 32" DC Fun Country II tire will I have any rubbing issues with a stock JK?

I'm nervous because I already ordered them and didn't see the backspacing until now!

Ugh someone must know the answer to this
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:51 AM   #2
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Old 04-24-2013, 09:30 AM   #3
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No you will not. Your tire will actually stick out more, thus giving you a wider stance. I feel it make the jeep more stable; especially with a lift.
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Old 04-28-2013, 08:41 PM   #4
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Will I need spacers than to accommodate the offset from 4.5 then? I'm not too good at this stuff and any info would help! Thanks
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No spacers needed. Just bolt your new wheels to your Jeep and your done. I believe the backspace on stock wheels is 6". Check out Tirerack; I'm sure they have some info on backspace and offset.
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Old 04-29-2013, 05:39 AM   #6
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You can also check out rims n' tires website. They have a program that shows & explains what happens when you change the backspace and/or offset.
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Thanks for the help Foxsat71! Ill look into it. Rims and tires should be in by Friday I'm hoping so we will soon find out how they look and feel!
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Old 04-29-2013, 10:14 AM   #8
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I have the same wheels; same backspace as well. They will stick out about 1 to 1 1/2" past your stock fenders. Good luck with your build.

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