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Unread 05-16-2013, 07:24 PM   #16
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Hunt thanks for all your help. I really appreciate it. So just to recap you say go 7.5 rim no wider. And if i go 16 that is the biggest as well as the 17 you mention.

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Unread 05-17-2013, 05:15 AM   #17
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Hunt, The only rim i could find that i like is a 17.8 with a 4 1/2 backspacing would this work on 245/65R17 like i said mostly roads but there is a cottage i go up too 3 to 4 times a year so i dont want an issue. Thanks
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Unread 05-17-2013, 05:58 AM   #18
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The backspacing is going to get you
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Unread 05-17-2013, 07:22 AM   #19
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yeah, Tom is right. I wouldn't go any less that 5.5" backspacing on stock suspension and even that might be pushing it depending on the tire size
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Unread 05-17-2013, 07:53 AM   #20
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Holy **** there is nothing out there in a all matte black rim either crager, Black rock or pro comp with that backspacing of 5.5 so basically i cant do anything. It sound to me im going to drop over a $ 1,000 dollars and my jeep will look the same unless i get a lift
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Unread 05-17-2013, 09:33 AM   #21
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What if I go 255/70/16 with a 16inch wheel 4.5 back spacing. There is a guy on here that has it setup this way with no lift.
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Unread 05-17-2013, 12:15 PM   #22
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Don't hit any bumps. You might smash your fenders
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Unread 05-17-2013, 12:23 PM   #23
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But in all seriousness. Those are the same size tires as I have only with a 16" rim instead of a 17" rim (still 30" tire, still 255 treadwidth). Without any offroad driving at all, this is what my tires did to my wheelwells.



And my BS is only 5.25". If you have 4.5" BS it will be even worse
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Unread 05-17-2013, 03:32 PM   #24
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Damn well I should have bought another wrangler i guess lol. Sounds like im **** out of luck.
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Unread 05-18-2013, 02:37 PM   #25
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Look on this site there are afew people that have the black rims that look good. Shoot them a message asking or start a thread posting picks with lifts and rim/tire info. Where they post pictures. That would be cool to scroll through and look at.
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