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Old 05-27-2009, 08:44 PM   #1
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Suggestions for new rims??

I'm looking to pur some new rims on my TJ. I like the stock 15" ravene rims I have now, but they don't stick out enough, not sure what backspacing they have. I just bought the tires BFG's 32" 11.5 Does anyone have any suggestions? Pictures of your rims would be nice as well. I'm thinking about 10" rims with 4" Backspacing. I know I will need some new flares if I widen the tires, but it's only money.

I was also thinking of just getting some spacers 1.25" spidertrax or some other brand, but I don't think they would make a big difference.

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Old 05-27-2009, 08:55 PM   #2
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10" rims are a bit much for 32's would stay with a 15x8 for those tires. as far as backspacing goes 4" sounds about right for 32's
I run 33's with 15x8 rims and they look fine

RE 3.5 lift Hankook 33's with 15x8 Ion's, Recon 10500lb winch, crown steering, Dana44/w Lockrite, Alloy axle shafts
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Old 05-27-2009, 11:27 PM   #3
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guys are running 8in. rims with 35x12.50 tires.
Buying 10in. rims is no good for your size wouldnt look right and would serve no purpose. Your more prone to break a bead with the 10in. also.

Heres a pic of my jeep with 32's and 4.0" backspacing on 15x8's. Ypu can get somewhat of an rubbing either.
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