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Unread 08-02-2014, 12:55 PM   #1
cherokeeshrop91
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help with rim size and spacing

hey all,
i know there are plenty if rim and tire threads already out there so il keep it brief. i dont know much about rim spacing. im pondering getting some level 8 zx rims for the kk. can anyone tell me if any of these rim sizes will fit while stock just the same as the stock rims without any rubbing? thanks for any and all help.

LINK : http://www.discounttire.com/dtcs/whe...n=ZX&typ=Truck

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Unread 08-02-2014, 04:17 PM   #2
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Those are a 16"x8.5", which wont hold a bead with stock 225s. Also with the offset (-6mm) you'll be further out than my 16"x8"s (-13mm) which will cause rubbing on the pinch weld if you get a wide enough tire to be supported by the 8.5"
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Unread 08-02-2014, 04:18 PM   #3
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But those rims look REALLY nice...I'm a sucker for 5 spokes haha
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Unread 08-02-2014, 05:53 PM   #4
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alright so they wont fit stock, thanks. and yeah they are really nice they also come with a scratch guards so you don't damage your rims up offroad... but thanks for the help guys....

heres some info on the rims: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RIkbrLprXg
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Unread 08-02-2014, 06:16 PM   #5
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Well that's new...I wish I had those a couple days ago when I got in that fender bender (mine was bent...his 70s Crown Vic was caved in and cut up!)
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Unread 08-02-2014, 07:45 PM   #6
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Stock height you're going to have to stick to 7 inches wide and 5 inches of backspacing to make sure you don't rub
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