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Old 04-10-2009, 09:20 PM
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My rear tires rub on the part where the springs go in whenever i go around corners...It seems like it just needs a spacer(?) where can i get these and what do you recommend? Im running 31x10.5 goodyear MT/r with 3.5" RE lift. THANKS

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My rear tires rub on the part where the springs go in whenever i go around corners...It seems like it just needs a spacer(?) where can i get these and what do you recommend? Im running 31x10.5 goodyear MT/r with 3.5" RE lift. THANKS
Yes - if you're running factory wheels, the offset is large which brings the tire 'into' the fender well...

Spidertrax spacers are some of the best. They are what most people I know are running w/o ANY problems. Don't go cheap on this - it's a possible catastrophic failure point.

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Oh so its due only to the factory wheels? I plan on getting new wheels and tires soon so can i use the spacers with new wheels?? Also, Do i need to get them for the front tires too even though they arent rubbing? Thanks
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If you buy some wheels with a better working offset you don´t need wheel spacers.
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buy rims that have a 3.75" - 4" backspacing.
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does adding wheel spacers or getting a wheel with a bigger space in it affect on road driving? does it make turns better or worse?
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And do i need the for both the front and back or can i just do them on the back tires???
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alright im going to get the wheel spacers but need to know if its better to get them for both the front AND back tires or just the back tires where its rubbing??
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You can get rims for 45 bucks a piece. That might be cheaper then spacers.

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