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Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac 265/70/17 40 42.11%
BF Goodrich All-Terrain T/A KO 275/70/17 30 31.58%
BF GoodRich Mud-Terrain T/A KO 255/80/17 19 20.00%
Hankook Dynapro ATM 255/75/17 6 6.32%
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Old 06-11-2013, 03:14 PM   #21
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im just going to leave this here.. ome with 285's.. do it.

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Another short bed buddy for ya...
Do you have spacers to use the stock rims with 285's?
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Old 06-11-2013, 03:24 PM   #23
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Do you have spacers to use the stock rims with 285's?

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Old 06-11-2013, 03:25 PM   #24
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Do you have spacers to use the stock rims with 285's?
Wrong person...but yes
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LOL. yea i noticed that after the fact.
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Old 06-11-2013, 03:51 PM   #26
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Yes, I am getting the icon UCA's with this set up, thank you.
Oh okay cool. ICON makes good products so you will be happy with them.
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Old 06-11-2013, 04:42 PM   #27
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So looks like I'm going for it. 3" OME complete lift kit with leafs, FJ Trail Team wheels matte black, BFG A/T KO 265/75/r16 ( will jump to 285's next go round), spidertrax 1.25" spacers, extended brake lines, and Icon tubular UCA's. Thanks for everyone's help on here, looking forward to future endeavors!
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Old 06-11-2013, 05:48 PM   #28
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I just ordered almost the same set-up from Wheelers Off Road. I went with the Light Racing UCAs to save a few hundred dollars. I went with 1/4" spacers on top of the front to get a little extra lift. I already have 265/70/17 Duratracs on my Texas Edition Wheels so I'm sticking with those. Should be here next week, can't wait to throw it on.
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Old 06-11-2013, 05:49 PM   #29
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So looks like I'm going for it. 3" OME complete lift kit with leafs, FJ Trail Team wheels matte black, BFG A/T KO 265/75/r16 ( will jump to 285's next go round), spidertrax 1.25" spacers, extended brake lines, and Icon tubular UCA's. Thanks for everyone's help on here, looking forward to future endeavors!
Sick! Can't wait to see pics when done. I'm debating on tire size too, maybe you'll persuade me one way or another.
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Old 06-12-2013, 04:43 AM   #30
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I just ordered almost the same set-up from Wheelers Off Road. I went with the Light Racing UCAs to save a few hundred dollars. I went with 1/4" spacers on top of the front to get a little extra lift. I already have 265/70/17 Duratracs on my Texas Edition Wheels so I'm sticking with those. Should be here next week, can't wait to throw it on.
Let me see some pics when you are done!
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Old 07-09-2013, 03:13 PM   #32
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So decided on a different route, just bought the icon ext travels, icon uca's, and Dakar springs. I will be out of town the next 3 weeks so won't get to install for about a month. I will update.
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Skip out on the 285s and go with 265 if you care about mileage and honestly 265 is cheaper
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Old 07-09-2013, 03:28 PM   #34
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I had a $3000 budget for lift wheel and tires. I ended up going over a little, i went with the full OME kit with dakars, light racing upper control arms, SCS stealth 6 wheels and 285/70/17 duratracs. I am pretty happy with everything overall, but i have caught the suspension bug and i will be upgrading to Icons, i want a better on road ride, then hopefully slowly upgrading to a full mid travel setup.

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So decided on a different route, just bought the icon ext travels, icon uca's, and Dakar springs. I will be out of town the next 3 weeks so won't get to install for about a month. I will update.
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I would skip the wheel spacers if you get the trail teams. Especially with 265s. There are guys who run 285s on those wheels and claim to not rub the UCA.
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Yea, I think I am going to keep my stock sport wheels I got powdercoated for a while and throw some 265/70/17 duratracs on them and not get wheel spacers. What you guys think? I will go bigger on the tires down the road, just aesthetically I wonder if these tires will look ok. Also tossing the idea of bfg's in a 275/70/17, but don't like the idea of an odd ball tire size.
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Here's my two cents. OME with dakars and 285s.
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I'd go with 255/80/17s for tires. Should require less trimming than 285s and shouldn't hurt gas mileage as much
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Since upgrading to 285/70/17 Dynapro MT from 265/70/17 Dynapro ATM I haven't noticed a hit in gas mileage like everyone states on this forum. Just filled up this morning and I averaged 18.2 mpg last tank after an overnight trip to the mountains. The best I ever got with my 265's was maybe 19 mpg. Keep it at 65 or under and this truck gets decent gas mileage.
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$3K to $3500 is plenty doable.

My rig:
$1200 toytec ULK
$500 Install
$700 265/70/17 Grabber AT2
$600 17x9 Level 8 MK6 Wheels

$3k on the button.

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