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Unread 07-28-2009, 09:17 AM   #1
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TJ with JK 17" Moab Rimbs

Post 'em up! JK 17" Moabs on a TJ!

Please post lift and tire specs as well. Thanks!

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Unread 07-28-2009, 09:24 AM   #2
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Mods, can you fix my typeo in the title... thanks.
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Unread 07-28-2009, 06:26 PM   #3
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You probably won't see many TJs with JK wheels, they are a different lug pattern.
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Unread 07-28-2009, 06:27 PM   #4
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You probably won't see many TJs with JK wheels, they are a different lug pattern.
This...........
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Unread 07-28-2009, 06:40 PM   #5
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You probably won't see many TJs with JK wheels, they are a different lug pattern.
That doesn't mean you can't run them on a TJ. You can get some adapters from Spidertrax (link)
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Unread 07-28-2009, 08:17 PM   #6
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they are more than you would think, you see they make these things called adapters and what they do is change the bolt pattern to that of the wheel. therefore a TJ can run JK wheels
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Unread 07-28-2009, 09:27 PM   #7
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If you are running 285s or above with the 16" moabs you are most likely running wheel spacers anyway to prevent rubbing. A guy at my work has 17" moabs on a TJ, but hes running 31" road tires with it...

I'm looking to see what it looks like with a 285/70/17 KM2 or other decent sized MT.
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I'm looking to see what it looks like with a 285/70/17 KM2 or other decent sized MT.
That the size I plan on going when I wear out my 31s. There is another member with a white TJ and 17" Moabs on it. Looks good. if I find it, I'll post it for you.
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Unread 07-29-2009, 07:45 PM   #9
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my cousin had the wheel adapter/spacers on his with 1.25 bl, 3" springs and stuff an old set of 37" BFG MT's under it.... don't have any pics though. Looked pretty good.
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Unread 07-30-2009, 06:59 AM   #10
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they are more than you would think, you see they make these things called adapters and what they do is change the bolt pattern to that of the wheel. therefore a TJ can run JK wheels
Well that's ****ing shocking, good thing we have you around here. There's also this thing called reading comprehension, I didn't say it is impossible, I said due to the different lug pattern you probably won't see many with this combo. I actually have a guy that I wheel with that went the opposite way with it, he sold his factory JK moabs and runs conversion spacers with 15s from a TJ. I have personally never seen anyone put the JK wheels on their TJ, and judging by all of the photos pouring in on this thread, it appears that I may have been correct in my assumption that there are not alot of people running this combo.
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Well that's ****ing shocking, good thing we have you around here. There's also this thing called reading comprehension, I didn't say it is impossible, I said due to the different lug pattern you probably won't see many with this combo. I actually have a guy that I wheel with that went the opposite way with it, he sold his factory JK moabs and runs conversion spacers with 15s from a TJ. I have personally never seen anyone put the JK wheels on their TJ, and judging by all of the photos pouring in on this thread, it appears that I may have been correct in my assumption that there are not alot of people running this combo.
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Unread 07-30-2009, 07:50 AM   #12
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This might help you out a bit.

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Here's some pics I found





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Unread 08-01-2009, 11:22 AM   #14
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I use them for my snow tires b/c they're narrower and allow for 235/70/17 Blizzaks (on-road, narrower snow tires outperform wider snow tires, as they create more pressure per square inch)

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