changing wheels - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > General Jeep Discussions > Tires & Wheels

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 01-04-2012, 03:45 PM
Thread Starter
  #1
Newb
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 7
changing wheels

I have a 2012 jeep wrangler sport unlimited with 17 " wheels, i have a set of goodyear wrangler duratracs 305 70 16 and wanted to know if the mickey thompson classic 16" wheel with a 5 on 5 bolt pattern will fit on m,y vehice.

concern is will the wheel clear my brake rotors, vehicle also has a 2.5 " teraflex budget lift. thanks for any and all info concerning this

Bob T is offline   Quote
Old 01-04-2012, 08:57 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
4fit's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Burlington, NC
Posts: 3,219
They will fit if they have the proper backspacing for such a wide tire. You will need something in the 4.5" range or less of backspacing. They will clear your rotors fine. Many folks even run 15" wheels on the JK without issue, so those 16" wheels will be just fine.

__________________
-Jeff-
'17 JKU Big Bear Build Thread | Rancho 2" Progressive Kit | Teraflex Sport LCAs | 285/75/17 Nitto Ridge Grapplers
4fit is offline   Quote
Old 01-05-2012, 09:47 AM
Thread Starter
  #3
Newb
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 7
Thanks very muck for the input
Bob T is offline   Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Plasti Dip Coating Wheels jeffk42 Tires & Wheels 146 01-17-2017 07:46 PM
5 New P255/75R/17 wheels & Tires oaksmith Maryland Jeep Forum 2 12-16-2011 02:08 PM
Finally, new wheels and tires installed Wandell JK General Discussion Forum 8 06-01-2011 10:05 AM
Check out the new Black Rhino Jk wheels! Discount Tire JK General Discussion Forum 23 05-26-2011 11:59 AM
Buy 3 get 1 free raceline wheels ~ limited time offer Rooster Offroad Vendor Spotlight! Great Deals for Members. 6 05-19-2011 05:42 PM





All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:42 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, Gladiator, Mopar and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to FCA US LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with FCA US LLC.