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Old 06-17-2012, 02:33 PM
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New Tires and Wheels!

Finally got my tires and wheels installed. The tires were temporarily unavailable in my area so I had to wait a little bit, but here they are!
They are 295/70R17 Toyo M/Ts on 17X9 XD Addicts. The toyos are extremely quiet compared to the KM2's (which is the only other mud terrain I have experience with) and measure just over 33" when mounted on the Jeep. I havent felt hardly any loss of power (suprisingly) and, in fact, it seems to handle hills better than before as it shifts more readily. I'm going to go and talk to the tire shop tomorrow to see if they did anything, like flashed the computer or something. Anyways, I also installed a Teraflex Leveling Kit with sway bars, extended brake lines, and shock extensions this weekend before the tires came in. Its a night and day difference from before, love it!
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2011 JKU: 3.73's + Trac-Lok Diff + AEV DualSport XT 2.5" + 295/70R17 Toyo M/Ts on Addicts + JKS Quick Disconnects + OR-Fab Tire Carrier w/ Rotopax + Rusty's Offroad Trail Standard Rear + Rugged Ridge Rock Sliders + Poison Spyder Brawler Lite + Engo EPF1000S + Rigid 10" E-Series + Spiderwebshade + Cobra 29LX CB Radio + 2' Firestik II
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Old 06-17-2012, 02:41 PM   #2
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Looks Good!

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Old 06-17-2012, 02:42 PM   #3
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Nice set uP
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Loving it! Nice wheels, nice tires, and nice jeep.
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Old 06-17-2012, 10:49 PM
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Thanks! Now it's on to the bumpers, does it ever end? My wallet is killing me, haha!
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how much did you pay for the tires and rims?
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Nice looking rims! Always been a fan of the black rims on a red jeep.

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