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Old 01-02-2013, 05:49 PM   #1
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Show your 33s with 18s

Apologies if this has been posted somewhere before. I just did a quick search but to no avail. I'm kind of beat up between 33s with 18s, and 33s with 17s.
Luckily I found a thread about the latter.

Also, any opinions on 33s without a lift? Is the tire going to rub in extremes? (It looks pretty close)

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Old 01-02-2013, 06:00 PM   #2
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Here's a couple of mine before and after. 285/65/18s with a 2" lift.

I ran them without the lift for a couple months and they do rub at full steering lock. No rubbing with the lift, but I do not have enough room for tire chains on the back.

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Old 01-02-2013, 06:36 PM   #3
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Here's some of mine. I have a Teraflex leveling kit, 275/70/18 Duratracs, and 1.5" SpiderTrax spacers.
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Old 01-03-2013, 05:34 AM   #4
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Is that the Mopar front bumper? I like!
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Old 01-03-2013, 05:36 AM   #5
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Is that the Mopar front bumper? I like!
Thanks. It's the AEV tubeless bumper, which is the one they use on the Call of Duty MW3 and Moab editions. I got it because I like the styling and it's one of the few bumpers that looks good without a winch.
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Old 01-04-2013, 07:31 PM   #6
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Here's a couple of mine before and after. 285/65/18s with a 2" lift.

I ran them without the lift for a couple months and they do rub at full steering lock. No rubbing with the lift, but I do not have enough room for tire chains on the back.

Mike
Man, the prior 18' design is SOOO much better. I'll have to ask my dealer to switch my crappy 2013 rims out with something older : P
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Man, the prior 18' design is SOOO much better. I'll have to ask my dealer to switch my crappy 2013 rims out with something older : P
I actually prefer the 2013 rims, especially after putting bigger tires on, they look much better.
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Love the bumper! (And the green)

I have same setup with leveling, wheel and tire setup. Duratrac is awesome so far (5k in so far.)

May need a new bumper now, thanks. Looks great!



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Love the bumper! (And the green)

I have same setup with leveling, wheel and tire setup. Duratrac is awesome so far (5k in so far.)

May need a new bumper now, thanks. Looks great!

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Thanks! I had bonus money from work burning a hole in pocket, so I got that, and the rear AEV without carrier too.
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Old 04-01-2013, 08:53 PM   #10
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i am in the same boat! i think i am just going to get the 33s then the leveling kit if it does rub! i have had a few people tell me they havent had any issues. good luck

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