2017 PW tires

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Chrissy
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2017 PW tires

Post by Chrissy » Sat May 13, 2017 7:20 am

Does anyone know if you can increase the stock goodyear wrangler 33" tires to M/T 37" grabbers and not have any rubbing. I'm considering upgrading and adding another 2" of offset to widen the stance as well. Also going with M/T headlock rims with black and painted flame red to match the truck. To accommodate the height I'll be replacing the mopar sidestep with a drop down unit so I can still get in. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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Post by Low_Sky » Sat May 13, 2017 10:53 am

Questions like this are better put in the general section where they will be seen. "Member builds" section is for look-what-I-did-to-my-truck threads.

Going to 37" tires on wheels with less backspace, you're probably going to have rubbing at the back of the fender wells that will require some cutting/beating/painting to clearance for.


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Re: 2017 PW tires

Post by DamageWagon » Sun May 14, 2017 10:32 am

These questions are answered directly on Thurens website under the Tech section. And this question has been discussed many times here already. I suggest using the search feature and really spending some time looking.

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Post by Reloaderguy » Sun May 14, 2017 6:48 pm

33's are the biggest that will git. You may as well get a lowering kit for your truck.
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Post by DamageWagon » Sun May 14, 2017 8:10 pm

Reloaderguy wrote:33's are the biggest that will git. You may as well get a lowering kit for your truck.
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Re: 2017 PW tires

Post by nts007 » Sun May 14, 2017 9:12 pm

Reloaderguy wrote:33's are the biggest that will git. You may as well get a lowering kit for your truck.
:shock: that sounds risky. Might be best to go to a 265/70/17. Will never rub guaranteed :D
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