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Old 12-07-2011, 05:59 PM
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33" Question

Ok, so we have an 05 LJ, I have installed a 3" lift and I just received the new wheels. They are 17X8.5 AEVs. I want to put 33s on these wheels. I am looking for opinions on if I should go with a 33X12.50, or would a 33X10.50 be better.

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I like my 255/85/16s. ( 33.2x10.5). 3.25" lift in front, 2.75 in rear,,, no rubbing even at full articulation with discos disconnected ... Wide tires are fine, but your MPGs will suffer, and I think your steering, and suspension components will wear out sooner... Just my opinion, many may disagree, but, the closer you stay to stock, the happier your jeep will be..

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That makes sense, thanks. I like the look of a taller narrower tire anyway. I am sure that has something to do with my affinity towards old Willys.

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