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Old 06-04-2014, 02:04 PM   #1
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285/70/17 Duratrac photos?

Hi everyone, I'm almost done doing my (never ending) homework for wheels/tires and the last thing I'm having trouble visualizing is a 33" on 17" wheels. Would anyone happen to have a 285/70/17 Duratrac that I can see a photo of?

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Old 06-04-2014, 02:58 PM   #2
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This is mine with 285/70/17 duratracs with stock wheels..i also have 1.5" spacers

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Old 06-04-2014, 04:00 PM   #3
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Having some fun in Sedona AZ.... Love the Duratracs.....

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Just got rid of my procomps for duratracs a month ago

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Guys,

Just bought a 14 Sahara and I want to put to biggest tires on as possible with out a lift, which is my understanding from research this forum (thanks for the info) is a 33inch. @Americanjeeper, is that what you have on your rig, which looks great. Let me know.

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Old 06-04-2014, 08:57 PM   #8
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285/70/17 on Ruffino Helix wheels. No lift and no issues.
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Old 06-04-2014, 09:07 PM   #9
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Here's my 12 JKUR, 285/70/17 on stock wheels, no spacers and only minor rub at full lock

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Old 06-04-2014, 10:09 PM   #10
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Love mine, so far they haven't let me down =)
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Old 06-04-2014, 10:14 PM   #11
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07 Rubicon with 315/70R17 no lift, trimmed fenders no issues btw
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I really like them.
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Love mine, so far they haven't let me down =)
Nice looking Jeep!
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Old 06-05-2014, 01:28 AM   #14
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These are perfect, really appreciate the photos.
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Old 06-05-2014, 05:16 PM   #15
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Got them over the winter much better traction than my km2's and much lighter about 7-8 lbs
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Old 06-05-2014, 05:25 PM   #16
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I've got them on DCII's. Very little rub, only when backing up with wheels turned to the right. I will have to take new pictures since I've updated my phone.
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LOL.. I guess IF I would have read your second post below your picture, I would have realized you trimmed them..

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Old 06-05-2014, 05:37 PM   #18
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Duratracs on American Outlaw Buckshot Wheels.
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Old 06-05-2014, 06:43 PM   #19
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Guys,

Just bought a 14 Sahara and I want to put to biggest tires on as possible with out a lift, which is my understanding from research this forum (thanks for the info) is a 33inch. @Americanjeeper, is that what you have on your rig, which looks great. Let me know.

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Thanks for the compliment and congrats on your new Jeep. I am running 285/70R17 Duratracs on 17x9 rims. These tires look aggressive, perform well, and with proper pressure feel like you are riding on a cloud.
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Thanks for the compliment and congrats on your new Jeep. I am running 285/70R17 Duratracs on 17x9 rims. These tires look aggressive, perform well, and with proper pressure feel like you are riding on a cloud.
What's the pressure? I'm currently at 32. Not sure if it's where I want to be. The dealership originally had them at 40 until I asked and had them air down to 32 as a guess that they might be ok.
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Old 06-05-2014, 10:28 PM   #21
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Happy with my duratrac choice.


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Old 06-05-2014, 11:09 PM   #22
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Love my Duratracs..

17x9 Wheels with 285/70/17

Great in Rain and Snow . quiet on the road.

No issues, except I might get 315/70/17 when these wear out
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Old 06-06-2014, 12:39 AM   #23
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Haven't failed me yet!!! need a nice set of 35's though to fill in the gap. looking to sell these and pick up nitto mud grapplers.

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Thanks! Yea just trimmed stock fenders, really easy to do =)
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LOL.. I guess IF I would have read your second post below your picture, I would have realized you trimmed them..

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I just did the same by not reading your 2nd revised post lol!

Anyways yea if you notice I left a lip of the side on the fenders, I think it gives them a better look than just a flat cut in my opinion.
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Here's another pic of my duratracs, don't mind the bfg decal... It's since been replaced lol! 315/70R17 btw and I trimmed back the rear of my stock sliders about 2" but other than that they fit great and no rubbing when flexed
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Love mine, so far they haven't let me down =)
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Old 09-10-2014, 04:44 PM   #28
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Here's my DTs. Love em so far, pretty quiet and aggressive looking tire. Slight rub at full lock but nothing major.
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Old 09-10-2014, 06:57 PM   #29
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Do I need to lift with 17" and these 33 Duratracs? I'm planning on the XD Monsters with these duratracs
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Do I need to lift with 17" and these 33 Duratracs? I'm planning on the XD Monsters with these duratracs
Not needed. I am sure some may recommend to eliminate all rubbing, but I do just fine with stock wheels and no lift.

It rubs a bit on the sway bar. That's it...the XDs I can only assume have less of a backspace so you should be ok.

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