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Old 08-20-2014, 07:03 PM   #1
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Quick Tires/rims question! Help please!

Okay well I have 35 inch tires, with 20 inch rims that came on the jeep. I want to downgrade to 17 inch rims. Can i do that without changing the tires!?

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You can't plug a 20" hole with a 17" rim

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Nope.
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Old 08-20-2014, 08:36 PM   #4
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If you go around the rim with exactly 476 wraps of gorilla tape, keeping it a straight as possible, them follow up with 7 wraps of supper 88 electrical tape, followed by and complete and even coat of bed liner. Now do that with the other 4 rims and take to local shop to have them mounted and balanced. Good luck with your project.
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Okay well I have 35 inch tires, with 20 inch rims that came on the jeep. I want to downgrade to 17 inch rims. Can i do that without changing the tires!?
go cut a 17" circle out of cardboard and hold it up to your wheel you answer will be very obvious.

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If you go around the rim with exactly 476 wraps of gorilla tape, keeping it a straight as possible, them follow up with 7 wraps of supper 88 electrical tape, followed by and complete and even coat of bed liner. Now do that with the other 4 rims and take to local shop to have them mounted and balanced. Good luck with your project.
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Old 08-22-2014, 12:16 PM   #6
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Depends on the lift.
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Old 08-22-2014, 01:08 PM   #7
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Your best option is to buy the set of wheels and tires you want. You can buy a cheap of JK takeoffs. Then sell your current wheel setups. the market for tires and rims is usually quite good since it is one of the most popular mods.
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Old 08-22-2014, 01:11 PM   #8
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Get some off of craigslist and sell yours on Craig's list too, you should end up with a little profit because yours are more desirable
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Get some off of craigslist and sell yours on Craig's list too, you should end up with a little profit because yours are more expensive
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