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Old 09-26-2012, 01:48 PM   #1
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35's and Trimmed Rubi Rails, trim how much?

Just wondering how much (1", 1.5", 2", etc.) that you guys have had to trim your Rubi rails if running 35's on a small (2-3") lift. Ideally we'd be talking about something like ilikeguns' set up, where he is running 315/70/17 Duratracs on just a leveling kit.

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Old 09-26-2012, 02:01 PM   #2
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I trimmed 1.5" on mine. I'm running a 2.5" RC spacer lift and 315/70-17 Duratracs on 17x9 wheels with 4.5 BS. Was was still rubbing the fenders when off road so I put Bushwacker flats on. You'll want to bend back the pinch seem where the back of the rails are also.

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Old 09-26-2012, 02:38 PM   #3
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Did not have to trim mine with 35 and 2.5 lift.
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Old 09-26-2012, 05:09 PM   #4
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I'm on 2.5'' lift and 35s and haven't trimmed mine. It shouldn't need to be trimmed unless you're going above a 35.
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Old 09-26-2012, 05:20 PM   #5
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IIRC 2 inches, 35s, leveling kit.

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