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Unread 02-27-2012, 03:43 PM   #1
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Rubicon Wheel and Tire ?

Does anyone know if the 17" Rubicon Wheel with the BFG Mud-Terrain in a 255/75/R17 will fit on my 2011 WK2 Overland?

I have a Silver Overland with the factory 20" and plan on swapping them out for the Rubicon Mountain Edition wheels that are Mineral Grey.

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Unread 02-27-2012, 05:01 PM   #2
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a 32fits all depends on back spacing. i would say bolt one on the front and see. tire will fit fine, rim spacing should be ok too.

it shoud be fine.

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http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f309/265-65-17s-1289437/
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Unread 02-27-2012, 06:05 PM   #3
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If you have HD brakes on the Overland (V8 or tow package I think), then I don't think there is enough caliper clearance for 17inch wheels. I'm pretty sure you need 18s, Moabs work too.
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Thanks for the feedback so far. Does anyone else know about Coldcase's comment? I do have the v8 and the tow package, so if that is the case I would need the 18s.
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Unread 02-28-2012, 06:12 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by Louisb
Thanks for the feedback so far. Does anyone else know about Coldcase's comment? I do have the v8 and the tow package, so if that is the case I would need the 18s.
Will not fit with V8. 18 is the smallest wheel size due to brake clearance.
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