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Old 07-18-2011, 03:45 AM
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Advice on Wheels?

I'm lifting my jeep a good 2 1/2 inches soon and plan to put 32" by 10.5 or 11.5 inch tires on. Thing is, I have no clue what's a good wheel size that looks really good to go with that size of tire. Anyone have any advice they can lend me?

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15x8 would be a good size. There's a lot of options and the tires/wheels will be cheaper then if you went with a 17x8. Hell you can pick up some procomp black steel 15x8 for around 55$ each wheel.

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Alright cool thanks for the feedback! I was told that i should get a wheel with 4.5" of backspacing for my 11.5" wide tires but problem is i havent been able to find any wheels i like with 4.5 bs. Should i just get wheel spacers?
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Look at wheels with 4" bs..... Then you can go up to a 12.5" wide tire if you like.
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What about a 15x10 with 4" of bs on 32x11.5 tires? That is with a 2 1/2 inch lift. Will that combo work?
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What about a 15x10 with 4" of bs on 32x11.5 tires? That is with a 2 1/2 inch lift. Will that combo work?
Sure it will work, they will just stick out farther. However if you take your Jeep off road a 8" rim is a FAR better choice.

With a 32 x 11.5 you want anything between 3.75"- 4.5". The lower the number the farther the tire is going to stick out. It's all about the look you want at that point. Some people like the tires to stick out while others want as much tucked under the flare as possible.
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What about a 15x10 with 4" of bs on 32x11.5 tires? That is with a 2 1/2 inch lift. Will that combo work?
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Sure it will work, they will just stick out farther. However if you take your Jeep off road a 8" rim is a FAR better choice.

With a 32 x 11.5 you want anything between 3.75"- 4.5". The lower the number the farther the tire is going to stick out. It's all about the look you want at that point. Some people like the tires to stick out while others want as much tucked under the flare as possible.
x2.... Stick with an 8" wheel.... 10" is too wide for an 11.5" tire for an offroad vehicle, IMO...

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