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Old 09-15-2013, 12:01 PM   #1
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265/75/16 Duratracs

Hey everyone,

I did a lot of searching and couldn't find exact info I needed. So I have a 2001 Sahara 4.0 with a 2" BDS SL and am looking to put some duratracs on before winter. I was looking at getting a set of 265/75/16 duratracs but want to be sure about fit before I order. Has anyone run this on stock rims? I know I will likely have to limit the steering stop to compensate for the backspacing of stock rims but will this be enough? I was trying to stay with the stock rims to save a little money and also get a larger tire on since duratracs don't offer a 32" tire.

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Old 09-15-2013, 02:54 PM   #2
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I guess you have a Rubicon if it's a stock 16" rim, most TJ's the stock size is 15".

The 265/75/16 should work fine w/ a 2 inch lift. That size is a 32" equivalent. I have a 2.5 lift and my next tire set will be that size.

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Old 09-15-2013, 09:01 PM   #3
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I'm currently running that size of tire and model of tire on mine right now and it works. The only problem I run into is a slight rub on hard bumps, but I'm not running a lift so you should be fine.
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Old 09-16-2013, 05:49 AM   #4
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Unfortunately it is not a rubi, just sahara with optional 16" wheel. Awesome, glad to hear someone else has run this. I was mostly worried about width with stock wheel backspace but it sounds like limiting the steering stop would be sufficient.
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