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11-07-2010 07:05 AM
Hilldweller
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Originally Posted by daggo66 View Post
The rubbing is due to backspacing on stock rims, not height clearance.
Depends on which rub point you're talking about.

33s on mine with wheels having 4.5" backspacing and I rubbed the rear fenders at full-stuff. Knocked the driver's rear fender off 3 times before getting a lift...

This is what 33s look like without a lift and with stock fenders. I think that with flatties and proper backspacing, you'd be good to go.

11-07-2010 06:58 AM
cremaley I run Khumo 33x12.5 tires on Rev 50 Caliber 17 x9 " wheels on my 2010 Wrangler with stock fenders and no lift and mine do not rub anywhere.
11-07-2010 12:08 AM
Rubydak I have them. I run 35" KM2s with 2" lift.

Interesting comparison

2010 Jeep Jamboree Deadwood SD :: IMG_2483.jpg picture by Rubydak - Photobucket
11-06-2010 07:18 PM
daggo66 The rubbing is due to backspacing on stock rims, not height clearance.
11-06-2010 04:52 PM
tysalem Hmmm... I see a trend in this. I should just keep telling myself that I need to add a new bumper, lift, winch and more to help with the "rubbing". I like it!
11-06-2010 04:47 PM
PecosRiver I had a bit of rubbing on mine when I put 33's on it, but I fixed that by lifting it a little. And I think my new bumper will help some too. I also believe a winch may help with the rubbing too.
11-06-2010 04:32 PM
tysalem I believe they do, however I've heard that there can be a bit of rubbing.
11-06-2010 04:29 PM
JSY I thought 33s fit on stock JKs...
11-06-2010 04:25 PM
tysalem
Bushwacker Flat Style Flares

Hey everyone,
I've been looking at these fender flares for a while now because I am interested in putting 33's on the jeep, but I don't want to invest in a lift yet. I've heard that these flares give a few more inches in clearance for the bigger tires.
If anyone on here has these flares on their jeep with 33's and preferably no lift, I would really like it if you could post some photos. Any pics and information is greatly appreciated.
Thanks a lot,
Tyler

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