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Unread 11-30-2012, 07:24 AM   #271
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Procomp 7036, 0 offset, 275 65 18 Duratracs (Big50s setup)


They looked so much bigger before I put them on....




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Unread 12-01-2012, 06:17 PM   #272
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Just got five 2010 Sahara wheels and new 265/65/18 GYSA . The spare fits in the compartment aired up, I need to extend the lock down bolt. Foam tire jack holder trimmed to fit. I like the profile stance of these wheels and no rub at stock height, clears standard calipers by 1/4". Now I need to find someone local who wants to buy my 70th Anniversary 20s for thier street Jeep.

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Unread 12-01-2012, 06:46 PM   #273
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Just got five 2010 Sahara wheels and new 265/65/18 GYSA . The spare fits in the compartment aired up, I need to extend the lock down bolt. Foam tire jack holder trimmed to fit. I like the profile stance of these wheels and no rub at stock height, clears standard calipers by 1/4". Now I need to find someone local who wants to buy my 70th Anniversary 20s for thier street Jeep.
Wheres the pics?
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Unread 12-02-2012, 11:04 AM   #274
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Unread 12-07-2012, 11:51 AM   #275
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Will a 275/55/20 on the stock 20s overland cause any long term damage to my powertrain? It's only a 5 mm increase...I don't think the width is that much of an issue. Anyone here try it on the 20s? any rubbing?

I recall seeing another member here get denied warranty coverage when his GC died while towing. The dealers claim that the added diameter of the wheels caused accelerated wear on the powertrain.

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f309/...ty-bs-1431110/


it sucks for the 20" wheels...all the good tires comes in a standard size of 275/55/20 but the OE tires are 265/50/20 Nothing A/T comes in this size...
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Unread 12-07-2012, 12:13 PM   #276
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Will a 275/55/20 on the stock 20s overland cause any long term damage to my powertrain? It's only a 5 mm increase...I don't think the width is that much of an issue. Anyone here try it on the 20s? any rubbing?

I recall seeing another member here get denied warranty coverage when his GC died while towing. The dealers claim that the added diameter of the wheels caused accelerated wear on the powertrain.

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f309/...ty-bs-1431110/


it sucks for the 20" wheels...all the good tires comes in a standard size of 275/55/20 but the OE tires are 265/50/20 Nothing A/T comes in this size...
Check out the Nitto Terra Grapplers. They fit the stock 20s. That's what I would put on a WK2.
http://www.nittotire.com/Tire/terragrappler
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Unread 12-07-2012, 12:33 PM   #277
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thanks for the recommendation. Any comparisons between the nitto terra grapplers and the yoko geolander ats?

noise, wet-dry-snow-slow-ice traction, tread wear?
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Unread 12-07-2012, 12:33 PM   #278
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A few photos of my Jeep with new Mopar 18" Off Road rims and 275/65r18 Maxxis MT-762 Bighorn tires. I bolt these on when I go off road, then I switch back to the stock 20" wheels and tires when I get home. So far they have performed very well off road. I've encountered no rubbing in my 2012 Quadra-Lift equipped Overland, (i.e. park mode, aero mode, off road at full articulation, etc.). I'm taking a trip up to Fraser Island at the end of the month. That should provide an excellent test to see if they rub.

These were the only mud terrain tires I could find in Australia in this size. They were plenty of dual use and all terrain options, but this was the only mud terrain tire I could find. They are quite loud on the road, needed to turn the radio up a bit to drown them out. And I did notice a small loss in power. Since I only use them off road, and they perform great there, I don't mind too much.

The first photo is in Off Road 2. The next 2 photos are in Normal Ride Height. The off road photos were taken at the Glass House Mountains just north of Brisbane.
I think this is the best looking wheel and tire combo yet! Nicely done!
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Unread 12-28-2012, 03:12 PM   #279
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So I didn't want to start a new thread because my question is on par with this one. Something I keep forgetting while on my tire search is will a full size spare of it fit without raising the trunk lid? Pretty much concerned about the width here. Like I saw someone had taken a picture of his 275/65r18 mud terrain mounted under the floor and the floor couldn't close all the way. Anyone else experiencing problems like this?
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Unread 01-01-2013, 08:53 PM   #280
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I bought my car like a girl - "Look at the pretty wheels, I'll take it"

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Unread 01-02-2013, 09:42 AM   #281
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I bought my car like a girl - "Look at the pretty wheels, I'll take it"
Looks good did you get that at Morehart Murphy up here in Durango? They had one exactly like that.
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Unread 01-03-2013, 08:41 AM   #282
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I heard they had one. I bought my one at Advantage in Farmington.
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Unread 01-03-2013, 10:04 AM   #283
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So I didn't want to start a new thread because my question is on par with this one. Something I keep forgetting while on my tire search is will a full size spare of it fit without raising the trunk lid? Pretty much concerned about the width here. Like I saw someone had taken a picture of his 275/65r18 mud terrain mounted under the floor and the floor couldn't close all the way. Anyone else experiencing problems like this?
Mine just fit if you take the plastic trays out; I don't think you can go much taller or wider and still get them to fit in there. I can take a pic if you want to see it. My tire size is below in my sig.
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Unread 01-03-2013, 10:34 AM   #284
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Mine just fit if you take the plastic trays out; I don't think you can go much taller or wider and still get them to fit in there. I can take a pic if you want to see it. My tire size is below in my sig.
If you wouldn't mind, I would appreciate that. Ultimately, I want to run 275/65/18 but that is not going to happen so lol... so you are just a little taller than factory right?
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Unread 01-04-2013, 04:50 PM   #285
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So I'm confused there are guys that run 275/65/18's on overlands with QL correct and others that say they won't fit? So will they is my question I've looked and can't seem to find a definite answer. I'm looking to get some mud tires because I hunt a lot and it gets muddy in Louisiana
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