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Old 02-18-2014, 11:36 AM   #1
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Hello all! I'm looking at getting a set of wheels(17") and tires(32"-33") for now, and when I have the money jump up to 35s or 37s. So my question is what would make a great combo now, so that later all I have to do is buy some new rubber? Current setup is stock everything, wheels are 17" with 225/75R17 on them. It's on a 2013 2 door JK.
I know with bigger tire I'll need to lift a little to be able to flex, any recommendations?

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Old 02-18-2014, 01:24 PM   #2
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I see some people running 16" and 15" wheels on a JK is that better or is it just to save on tire cost?

Any help is appreciated.

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I see some people running 16" and 15" wheels on a JK is that better or is it just to save on tire cost? Any help is appreciated.
Helps with cost and helps with airing down.
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Old 02-18-2014, 11:49 PM   #4
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If your even thinking about 37s... you'll want your 17s...

alot of mods to run 37s right...
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Old 02-19-2014, 07:47 AM   #5
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Thanks guys, I will eventually go to 37s that's why I wanted to start with 17" wheels.

Will there be any issue with rubbing at 17" and 32" combo?
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Old 02-19-2014, 03:11 PM   #6
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4.5 back spacing wheel...
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Old 02-19-2014, 03:44 PM   #7
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4.5 back spacing wheel...
Puddle splasher,

Thanks, will that stay true for larger size tire say 35x12.50?
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Old 02-19-2014, 04:01 PM   #8
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2.5 lift with 35/12.50r17 with 4.5 back spacing should be just fine...
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Old 02-20-2014, 07:29 AM   #9
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Thanks again, that's all I needed to know.

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