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Old 11-02-2009, 10:23 AM   #1
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Stock tj rims backspacing

Whats the backspacing on stock tj rims?

I'm looking at getting some new rims, I prob wont ever runa tire wider than 11.5", would 3.75" backspace rims be good or should I go to 4"

Say somewhere down the road I decided to go to 12.5" tires, would the 3.75 still work?
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Old 11-02-2009, 03:14 PM   #2
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Backspacing on stock TJ rims is 5.5"

3.75 or 4 inch BS would be perfect with 11.50 tires. The 3.75 will still work with 12.50 as well.

You are on the right track.

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Old 11-03-2009, 06:23 AM   #3
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Thx, much appreciated.
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