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Old 11-01-2007, 06:33 PM   #1
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I have an 01 sport and i already have a 1 inch body and will be installing a 2.5skyjacker kit on it soon. I was gona run 32's but some guy told me he had the same setup and it ran fine with now rubbing even when discoed. i was wondering what size rims i should get with how much backspacing. I will probably go with some black steelies to save cost.

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I'm running a 1" BL + 3" suspension lift w/ 33's. I have mucho clearance. The RockCrawler Steelies I got are 15x8 with 3.75" BS.

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3.75 or 3.25 is best i believe, and with that setup you can get 33's under there, but not if you want to be wheeling discoed, i would say get a tire that is exactly 32, there are some tires advertised as 32 that are more like 31, but either get that tire in the 33 form which will be more like 32 or get a true 32

but that will be great if you want to disconnect and go over lots of rocks and stuff, if you're mudding i would say go with the 33's
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The ProComp PC 33x12.50 is actually only 32.5
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I dont think they will rub on flex, I do however think they will rub the control arms during full turns.. 3.75" - 3.25" are good....
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The last combo I ran was: 33x12.50x15 + 15x10 with 4.25" BS = No rub at full turn.
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2.5" OME and 2" BL and 32x11.5x15. the tires are only a little bit away from rubbing.
if there will be some rubbing exend the bumpstops a bit and you will be fine.

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3.75 or 3.25 is best i believe, and with that setup you can get 33's under there, but not if you want to be wheeling discoed, i would say get a tire that is exactly 32, there are some tires advertised as 32 that are more like 31, but either get that tire in the 33 form which will be more like 32 or get a true 32

but that will be great if you want to disconnect and go over lots of rocks and stuff, if you're mudding i would say go with the 33's
most of the time when someone says they have 32's with no rubbing its not a true 32" anyway....and if they say they are rubbing with 33's most of the time they measure around 32"...

any tire will be fine. 3.75 or 4" backspacing is good.

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