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Old 11-18-2012, 03:58 PM   #1
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35x12.5r15 on 15x8 wheels?

I am new to the off road thing and I was wondering if 35x12.5 is a good choice on 15x8 wheels

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Old 11-18-2012, 04:00 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by 05TJX
I am new to the off road thing and I was wondering if 35x12.5 is a good choice on 15x8 wheels
Yes. The 8" wheel is the best choice for a 12.5" wide tire.

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Old 11-18-2012, 04:01 PM   #3
Knows a couple things...

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X2, a 15x8 aftermarket wheel with the right amount of backspacing (3.75 to about 4.25") is ideal for a 35x12.50 tire.

That size tire would rub with the factory aluminum 15x8 wheel though because it has too much (5.25 to 5.5") backspacing.
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Old 11-18-2012, 04:51 PM   #4
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Thank you for the help
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