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Old 05-30-2010, 11:09 PM   #1
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Tire sizing without lifts.

Just got an 87' J.WRANGLER Laredo and it came with 15"h x 12"w rims. The tires are garbage (lo-pro like 26" crappers lol) and the jeep has no lift. I'm wondering which is the biggest n widest tires I can put on it. I thought about 31"x11.50 or 12.50 but I don't want any rubbing...guessing I can go 30"x12 without rubbing. I will mosdef get between a 2.5"-4" lift inda future but for now what do you guys think I can get away with? thanks in adv...

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Those are really wide wheels.... You want your tires to be wider than your wheels so you don't have that stretched/low profile look to them, and so they'll hold a bead. I'm not familiar enough with YJ's to tell you the max width they can take without rubbing...

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thank ya for your reply Inferno, I'll keep researching it...and thanks for the welcome
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you can go 30x9.5 with no problem on 15x7 or 15x8 wheels.You can also go 31x10.5 on 15x8 with 4" backspaceing without rubbing.
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