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06-14-2013 10:53 PM
GTJ Also is a 18mm back spacing enough?
06-14-2013 10:45 PM
GTJ
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Originally Posted by 4Jeepn View Post
not sure on metric.. but 8" wide rim usually good for 12.50" wide tire.
So there is no real reason to run a 9" rim
06-14-2013 10:44 PM
4Jeepn not sure on metric.. but 8" wide rim usually good for 12.50" wide tire.
06-14-2013 10:43 PM
GTJ
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Originally Posted by dawhitesJKU View Post
The famous 285/70/17. Great price, tons of selections, and very friendly on stock. Depending on what tire brand, it will be 32-33 in height and around 11' wide.
Very nice I have 285's on the jeep now
06-14-2013 10:42 PM
dawhitesJKU The famous 285/70/17. Great price, tons of selections, and very friendly on stock. Depending on what tire brand, it will be 32-33 in height and around 11' wide.
06-14-2013 10:38 PM
GTJ
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Originally Posted by dawhitesJKU View Post
U can run the same tires on 8' and 9'. If planning to go offroad and air down, the 8' will give more sidewall protection than the 9'.
Thank you I know you answered that question for me before - so let me ask you if I wanted to buy 33" duratracs on 17" rims and something wide but not really wide what would I order
06-14-2013 10:33 PM
dawhitesJKU U can run the same tires on 8' and 9'. If planning to go offroad and air down, the 8' will give more sidewall protection than the 9'.
06-14-2013 09:29 PM
GTJ I was wondering what different width of tires you can run on a 8" rim compared to a 9" rim

I love these XD's and they are offered in both 8-9"

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