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Old 04-08-2013, 01:55 PM   #1
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Method Racing Fat Five

Anyone running 17x8.5" Fat Fives on 2012+ DCSB? I really like the look (similar to Rockstars, but not played out). Have not had much luck finding may pics of this. Anyone have them and care to share some pictures and reviews/thoughts?
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Old 04-08-2013, 01:58 PM   #2
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Haven't seen many of them but Method is a good wheel. You will be happy.
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Old 05-02-2013, 04:34 PM   #3
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Im thinking abiut outting these on my 2013 double cab super white there are some on ebay now for a good price. I want to see pics as well
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Sorry to revive an old thread, but did anybody ever find a pic of these wheels on a 12 or 13? Did you buy?

Thanks!
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Old 11-16-2013, 05:53 PM   #5
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Just came back across this...

Yes, I ended up getting them a few months back....

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method race wheels! ftw
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Old 11-16-2013, 05:57 PM   #7
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method race wheels! ftw
Agreed!!! I love mine. Exact look I was going for and I have yet to see another set on the road...
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I can't see them...
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I can't see them...
Sorry about that. The pics were not taken specifically for the wheels. They were all I had. I will try to grab some better shots tomorrow.
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Would like to see some better pics! Thinking about these myself.
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Sorry... Forgot all about this. Just grabbed some shots. Hope this are better:

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Method makes a really good product. Nice set up.
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Sorry... Forgot all about this. Just grabbed some shots. Hope this are better:
Looks great!

What size tires are you running and did you install a spacer? Also, are you still on stock suspension?
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Thank you for taking the time to post those. Indeed they look great.

After a quick search I can't find a bore size on those wheels. Are they hubcentric or did you have to put in some hub rings?

How do they ride?

Thanks!
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Looks great!

What size tires are you running and did you install a spacer? Also, are you still on stock suspension?
  • 265/70/17
  • No Spacers
  • Completely stock suspension

Did have very slight rubbing up front when in reverse (backing out of driveway and turning). Mudflaps removed and rubbing gone...
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Thank you for taking the time to post those. Indeed they look great.

After a quick search I can't find a bore size on those wheels. Are they hubcentric or did you have to put in some hub rings?

How do they ride?

Thanks!
No hub rings... They ride very good. Better than stock for sure!
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I have never seen them before now. It is a nice wheel. Simple and solid in appearance much like the FJ 17" alloys. What I would call a proper truck wheel.
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Thanks for the better picks. love these, simple yet effective.
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Thank you for taking the time to post those. Indeed they look great.

After a quick search I can't find a bore size on those wheels. Are they hubcentric or did you have to put in some hub rings?

How do they ride?

Thanks!
108mm bore for the 6x5.5 bolt pattern. Close, but not hubcentric.

Feel free to PM me with any questions!
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