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Unread 10-02-2013, 02:42 AM   #1
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I just got a set of bfgoodrich all terrain T/A KO 245/70 r17.. I have my 2008 grand cherokee laredo stock.how much do I need to lift it to fit the tires

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Unread 10-02-2013, 07:30 AM   #2
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Shouldn't need any lift to fit that tire . Stock tire is 245/65r17 =29.54 x 9.65 inches and your new 245/70/17 is 30.50 x 9.65 inches
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Unread 10-02-2013, 08:05 AM   #3
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I have the same size Duratracs...no lift needed, no rubbing at all.
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Unread 10-02-2013, 01:34 PM   #4
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alright. thanks guys
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Unread 10-02-2013, 01:38 PM   #5
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do u think they will look small if I lift it 2.5"
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Unread 10-02-2013, 02:36 PM   #6
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here's a few pics for an idea of what it will look like

OME HD lift with stock tire size 245/65/17


stock size in back, 255/75/17 in front
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