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Old 01-26-2013, 05:32 PM   #1
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Tires are scrubbing after replacement-help

Bought my son new tires for his 1998 Wrangler Sport. Took off 235 75 15 and put on 31x10.50's...Now when he locks wheel left or right, tires scrub against frame.
So what do I need to do next? Spacers, lift?
Any help would be greatly appreciated.Thanks.

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Old 01-26-2013, 06:24 PM   #2
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Are they stock wheels or aftermarket? Either way if they don't have the proper back spacing for the wheel it will rub so the easiest solution would be spacers. Probably 1.5"

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Old 01-27-2013, 08:51 AM   #3
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Stock wheels. I've researched and found 3/8 washer behind steering stop could work. Am trying today. Thanks.
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Old 01-27-2013, 03:48 PM   #4
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Stock wheels. I've researched and found 3/8 washer behind steering stop could work. Am trying today. Thanks.
This is what you need to do. Just put as many washers behind the stop as you need to prevent the rub. Happy Jeepin'!
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Old 01-29-2013, 08:12 PM   #5
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Thanks Guys...had it done over the weekend...works like a charm!
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