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Old 07-31-2013, 06:21 PM   #1
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Does anyone have tires and or rims to sell?

I got 225/75r15 now. I'm trying to go bigger. Ether 235 or 245 depending on if I do a boomerang shackle lift. I'm looking for 4 or 5 and will consider buying rims too. Anyone???

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Old 07-31-2013, 06:36 PM   #2
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FWIW Palma, your 225's equate to 28" tires, and I think you're owned by a YJ, at least according to "about me" in your profile. 245/75r15's are equivalent to a 29" tire. I did a quick Google dumpster dive and it revealed you could possibly run 31" tires on your stocker.

I have 30" tires on my TJ with no issues, and can get away with 31's. YMMV, and invariably will...

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Old 07-31-2013, 06:39 PM   #3
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Thanks for the info. My buddy who has a 87 said I can get 31s with the shackle lift. You know anyone who is selling?
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Old 07-31-2013, 07:11 PM   #4
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Sorry Palma, IDK anybody selling tires that isn't at Town Fair Tire or Reliable Auto!

FYI if you do run a bigger tire, you might want to change your speedo gear or your speedo and odometer might be less than accurate. And, if it matters, you will take a hit in the gas mileage, more or less depending on how you're geared.

GL with your tire hunt.
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Old 07-31-2013, 07:14 PM   #5
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Yeah idc about the speedo really haha. Trust me I know all that! My last vehicle was a 2500 lifted 6inches with 35s. Great MPG...yeah right! Thanks man
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