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Unread 02-16-2013, 12:20 AM   #16
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not sure how people are getting any rubbing from 235/75r15

a bone stock zj will fit 30x9.5x15 without rubbing and 235s are slightly smaller

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Unread 02-16-2013, 02:57 AM   #17
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I never experienced any rubbing when I had my 235s on
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Unread 02-16-2013, 11:52 AM   #18
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I'm on 225 70 16 and the jeep says it is doing 55 when the sat nav says I'm doing 50.....
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Unread 02-16-2013, 02:11 PM   #19
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I never experienced any rubbing when I had my 235s on
Same here, 235s shouldn't rub, unless your's is one of those 'special' jeeps...
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Unread 02-18-2013, 05:14 PM   #20
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I went with the 225's for now. Just went and got all of my emblems from the local junk yard. Cannot wait for warmer weather so I can start putting more into the jeep. So far I am impressed with it. I like the fact that I don't have to worry about snow any more. She goes through anything I throw her way!!! Got it a little muddy yesterday. And it's defiantly adding to the look
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Unread 02-18-2013, 05:31 PM   #21
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You have a 15" rim so why not get some 30 x 9.5 15?
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Unread 02-18-2013, 05:52 PM   #22
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I needed new tires like now.. And I did not have the money for any bigger and the moment. I am going to get to those
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Unread 02-18-2013, 05:58 PM   #23
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How about these? https://www.treadwright.com/p-6-30-9-50r15-puma-c.aspx
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Unread 02-18-2013, 06:05 PM   #24
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Man... I wish I would of seen these on Thursday!! Lol that's not bad...
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Unread 02-18-2013, 06:55 PM   #25
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As long as we're on the subject...can I get 31's with my Up Country? I do intend to do a bigger lift here this year but need tires soon and I don't have the budget for both right now
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Unread 02-18-2013, 07:44 PM   #26
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Ben, I have an Upcountry package and a 2" BB, just put 265/75's on (basically 32's), and need to trim a little, most people tell me they cannot tell I trimmed, even the PO
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Unread 02-18-2013, 07:51 PM   #27
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http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f13/z...9/#post8113788
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Unread 02-18-2013, 08:24 PM   #28
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Man... I wish I would of seen these on Thursday!! Lol that's not bad...
They are great tires. I'm running the Guard Dogs now for over a year. You can hardly see any wear. I think those Puma's are the only ones in that size though.
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Unread 02-18-2013, 08:46 PM   #29
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I have the Guard Dogs as well GREAT tire
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Unread 02-19-2013, 07:28 AM   #30
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i have the guard dogs as well great tire
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