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Unread 11-16-2013, 05:45 PM   #1
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Max Tire size for stock KK liberty Jet

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Was looking to see if anyone knew the max tire size I can go for my kk liberty LE Jet. I am possible looking to use a 16" or 17" wheel. I also have been reading that the 16" wheel won't fit on the jet because or the brake and rotor size. Any help on this would be great

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Unread 11-16-2013, 07:17 PM   #2
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There's no difference in brakes or rotors. 16" wheels will fit. Max size, stock height is 245/70R16.
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Unread 11-16-2013, 07:23 PM   #3
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Hey neighbor!

Marlon is right on the money.

Lots of good info here:
http://http://www.jeepforum.com/foru...-lift-1565069/


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Unread 11-16-2013, 07:27 PM   #4
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Marlon is right on the money.
It helps that I have actually run this size on a Liberty before.

It was a tight fit, depending on the tread, there MAY be SOME SLIGHT rubbing on the anti sway bar.
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Unread 11-19-2013, 09:30 PM   #5
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great thanks for the info..

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Unread 11-21-2013, 07:32 PM   #6
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another quick question.. I think I'm going to go with 235/75 r15 do you think I will have any problems with rubbing or fitment issues without doing anything??
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Unread 11-21-2013, 08:58 PM   #7
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another quick question.. I think I'm going to go with 235/75 r15 do you think I will have any problems with rubbing or fitment issues without doing anything??
Depending on rims will depend on how much rubbing you will get.Only some aftermarket 15" steel rims with 4" of less of backspacing will clear and that will create rubbing even with 235/75R15.
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