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kiddonick 12-20-2008 08:25 PM

RR 2.25" installed with BFG 255/75R17
 
Hello!
Not sure if this will work for posting pictures...as this is my first attempt.
Hopefully they will.

Please let me know what you all think!!!!!

:wave:



http://img68.imageshack.us/img68/3258/jeep004ns1.th.jpg

http://img291.imageshack.us/img291/5...p003in9.th.jpg

kiddonick 12-20-2008 08:29 PM

Hopefully these ones will be better (bigger)


http://img381.imageshack.us/img381/1...p003ll1.th.jpg

http://img368.imageshack.us/img368/2...p004di1.th.jpg

http://img381.imageshack.us/img381/3...p001my2.th.jpg

JeffW 12-20-2008 09:24 PM

http://img381.imageshack.us/img381/1594/jeep003ll1.jpg
http://img381.imageshack.us/img381/j...jpg/1/w640.png
http://img368.imageshack.us/img368/2243/jeep004di1.jpg

Looks good. I can't wait to move mine up to level.

xoxstugotsxox 12-20-2008 09:38 PM

Looks good! How do they handle in the snow?

kiddonick 12-20-2008 09:46 PM

Like a dream!
I wanted to test them out....so like a goofball I drove through my front yard with 13 inches of snow.....No problem AT ALL for these tires.

They are still $94.00 a piece on tire rack....and worth every penny.
:2thumbsup:

onlyone 12-20-2008 10:00 PM

Do you have wheel spacers? If not, it looks really good.:2thumbsup: I don't like the wide look.

kiddonick 12-20-2008 10:04 PM

Nope I didn't want to go with wheel spacers.
It just has the RR 2.25" lift and I did have to trim the ball joint stud up to the threads to make room for the larger lugs on the tires.

So far no rubbing has been noticed.

marathon mark 01-18-2009 10:16 PM

RR 2.25 and 255/75/R17 questions
 
Pics look great, it is what I am leaning towards as well.
Did your MPG and MPH accuracy change much? Did you use adn spacers?
I think I have decided to replace shocks, since I am at 60k already.... what did you do?

LJS8510 01-19-2009 07:14 AM

:thumbsup:
looks great, nice job

WSPJeep 01-19-2009 09:21 AM

And since its been about a month, any rubbing issues?
I am really considering these tires, but am worried about the BFG's in the rain and I can get Bridgestone dueler at 265/70/17 for $10 more. Thanks

PGCI 01-19-2009 03:17 PM

Good choice! The way a wk should look!:thumbsup:

BonesWK 01-21-2009 02:08 PM

nice, just saving my money for the RR lift... comon tax time......

01wrangler 01-22-2009 10:44 AM

Nice that looks just like mine but I have the BFG MT. Unfortunately I do not have a pic. One question for you, Did you change the struts and if so, what did you use?

WSPJeep 01-22-2009 02:15 PM

how are the mt's in the rain?

01wrangler 01-22-2009 03:50 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by WSPJeep (Post 6410485)
how are the mt's in the rain?

not sure yet, only drivin it in the snow so far.


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