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06-04-2012 02:23 PM
pluke the 2 When I first started my mods, I bought a standard sport with stock 16" steelies.

Found Rubicon Take offs from Craigslist for $450 for all 5 brand new. This is not an uncommon deal in my area.

Sold my stock tires and wheels for $350 on craigslist

Went from this:



to this:

Uhhhhhh, struggling.



To these beautiful rubicon wheels and tires...



all the way to this.....

06-04-2012 02:00 PM
4fit
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Originally Posted by I8up
I have the same rig...Before i got it lifted i had 285/75/16 Duratracs (a little smaller than a 33) and i could only get them to rub when flexed pretty hard...
This is the same size tire except in a Falken Rocky Mountain. This is with a 2" lift in the front and fully flexed. Let's just say there was some fender munching going on.
06-04-2012 01:54 PM
I8up I have the same rig...Before i got it lifted i had 285/75/16 Duratracs (a little smaller than a 33) and i could only get them to rub when flexed pretty hard...I stayed with the 16 inch wheel because i want as much rubber as possible between my wheel and the rock, dirt, mud, etc...I would have actually went with a 15 inch wheel if they had made it in my type of wheel.
06-04-2012 01:52 PM
4fit double post. Doh
06-04-2012 01:50 PM
4fit Welcome to WF. Here's a thread you might find useful.
Http://www.wranglerforum.com/f27/lar...er-142837.html

Personally, I would stick with 15" or 16" wheels. Would be cheaper than going with a larger wheel and will allow for more tire sidewall.

On edit: looks like Mike beat me to it.
06-04-2012 01:50 PM
MTH http://www.wranglerforum.com/f27/lar...er-142837.html
06-04-2012 01:48 PM
Rhadid Like this...?

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06-04-2012 01:39 PM
ldycats25
Question about rims and tires

I have a 2011 Wrangler Sport. I bought it used with 16 inch rims and want bigger rims... I'm wanting to put black rims on it. What size tires should I get without having to get a lift? I want bigger tires, but I don't want to go overboard.

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