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Old 04-03-2019, 01:07 PM
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will Sahara 18" wheels fit on my JKUR

I have a 2015 JKUR HR with the factory wheels and BFG 255/75/17 MT's. I am looking at some takeoffs for driving around town. I see a lot of Bridgestone Dueler AT's. There are tons of Goodyears but they seem to all get poor rating from my searches.

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Old 04-03-2019, 01:31 PM   #2
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Same bolt pattern, back spacing and similar overall dimension. The preferred 17" size has better selection of tires.

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It seems that most people go from 18” to 17” as noted above. I just bought my Sahara and the dealer put five new tires on it. I want to get slightly larger tires but it’s hard to justify.
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I have a 2017 JK SPORT stock and put a set of 18' saraha take off wheels and tires on . No problems at all . Fast forward I now have a set of recon take off 17" BF Goodrich MT that i like the looks of but would not of believed how different it rides now..I wanted the look but paid the price in ride quality ! Now considering an AT tire .
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Thanks, I like my BFG AT's with my 17" Rubicon HR wheels, but looking on craigslist and such there are a bunch of like new takeoff Sahara 18" wheels with tires mounted, balanced, and tpms installed for a lot cheaper than I can buy just the tires at the tire shops. Thought since my Jeep is driven 80%+ on pavement, I can use the AT's when I go offroad.
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Those are 18" Sahara rims that were originally chrome plated and I had them sandblasted and powder coated matte black.
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I picked up a set of 5 from a 19 Sahara with 300 miles on them for $500. Can't beat that for daily driving.
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Yep, fit just fine... As mentioned, it's more common to go from 18 to 17 for tire selection. But for a winter tire or DD tire if you have some aggressive M/T's on the 17's, the 18 work just fine.

And yes, it's hard to pass up a brand new set of take offs for $400-$500....

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