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Old 10-24-2010, 01:16 PM   #1
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Stock Rubi BFG's with Wheel Spacers?

Does anyone have a front/rear end photo of the stock Rubi BFG tires on a stock height JK that has added wheels spacers to widen the stance?

Are the tires too narrow and does it look goofy or even help at all? Thanks...wave.

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Old 10-24-2010, 01:36 PM   #2
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What would you expect it to help?

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Old 10-24-2010, 01:42 PM   #3
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Don't waste your money on wheel spacers if you're not looking to swap the bolt pattern.
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Would it help lateral stability because of the wider track? I don't have any issues now...just wondering...is the juice worth the squeeze?
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Would it help lateral stability because of the wider track? I don't have any issues now...just wondering...is the juice worth the squeeze?
A rubicon is a perfect machine from te factory, spacers are gonna give you alot more headaches than their worth
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There's a lateral stability problem?


It might help the looks, but it does put added stress on the wheel thingys... (blond moment)
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Would it help lateral stability because of the wider track? I don't have any issues now...just wondering...is the juice worth the squeeze?
In a word, no. The purpose of wheel spacers to to alleviate the rubbing caused by puttin larger tires on wheels that don't have the proper backspacing for those tires.

Your lateral stability is just fine the way it was engineered.
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Old 10-24-2010, 02:50 PM   #8
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Thanks for the input, everyone. Actually, I have a JKX with Rubi take-offs on it.
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You won't "need" wheel spacers, or different backspaced rims until you lift it or go bigger/wider tires.

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