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Unread 04-03-2004, 11:01 PM   #1
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tire rub!! with 31" tires!

I just bought a set of 31x10.5 bf goodrich land terrain tires. I really like the way the look compared to my old 215/75/15 radial long trail tires. the only thing is that when i turn the wheel all the way to the right or left... the tire rubs not on the fender of on the body, but it looks to be rubbing on a part of the frame. is there any way to fix this? Once i noticed this... i started being very cautious taking turns. if it helps any... my new tires are mounted on my factory 15x7 rims. please help me before i mess up my brand new tires!!!!

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Unread 04-03-2004, 11:12 PM   #2
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its not the frame its rubbing on... its the lower control arm. Still have no clue how to fix. If anyone can help... that would be awesome. thanks
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Unread 04-04-2004, 03:08 AM   #3
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http://www.stu-offroad.com/misc/steerstop-1.htm
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Unread 04-04-2004, 03:30 AM   #4
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You could also get a wheel spacer or another set of after market wheels with at least 3" of back spacing..
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Unread 04-05-2004, 05:21 PM   #5
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steel rims are cheap and strong. I just got 15x8 crager 397s for about $30 a pop (tax and all)
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