Mike "Wuzzy121". Rest in peace, brother

Go Back   Tacoma World Forums > Tacoma Garage > Wheels & Tires

Notices

My Newbie list of lift/tires question!

Reply
 
* Tire Finding Tools Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-05-2008, 12:35 PM   #1
Soul [OP] Soul is offline
Senior Member
Soul is on a distinguished road
 
Soul's Avatar
Joined: Aug 2007, #2428
Gender: Male
Posts: 143
Soul's Tacoma Gallery
Red face My Newbie list of lift/tires question!

Hey guys I'm lifting my taco in 3 months. I'm planning on taking it to college instead of taking a corolla. I have the suspension TSB done.

1. I'm going for the 285/75/16 tires. I have stock in-style steel rims? Will that work?

2. I recall a few people here have 285/75/16 and doesn't rub until their tires are locked. For those few people what tires do you have?

2a. What's the after effect of rubbing? I understand what it does. but I just want more detail lol. Like is going to disconnectthe bumper off.

3. I'm planning on getting a 3" lift done at a local area. That's enough for a 285/75/16? From my research it is but i love to double check.

4. I have a 4-banger 2.7 w/ a CAI is that enough to power those 285/75/16? 2WD of course. I remember the old 2.7 can power 38" tires.

5. I heard you have to regear the transmission because of the new tires. How would i go about that?

6. In addition how do you adjust the taco-ECU to register those bigger tires? I remember someone on a thread getting the wrong mile.

7. How long does stock tire usually last anyways? I'm trying to use the full tire of the tire. I'm at 5K ATM.

8. Should i SIP my new tires? I did it with my old ones.. I can tell it's really hard to do donuts.

9. Let's say I'm getting my dirt bike.. with me after getting the lift/tires. Would the back tire RUB?

10. Can you still use the vehicle as a typical pick up truck after the lifting and tire? I.e. carrying around huge equipment and etc. With/o causing damage?

X: any other preparation you recommend remember right before the lift/ tire change?

Y: Can i still play my 2000RPM game w/ the new tires lol?

Thanks again!
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ok newbie looking at the OME lift kit package got a question crableg85 2nd Gen. Tacomas 6 08-27-2011 10:02 PM
96 Tacoma Regular Cab :: 2.7L :: Newbie Here, Laundry List of ToDo's s1deout 1st Gen. Tacomas 3 04-26-2011 06:45 PM
Question on Tires and Lift? dc117 2nd Gen. Tacomas 0 04-14-2010 02:44 PM
Lift and Rim question (Newbie alert) Soon2be_owner 2nd Gen. Tacomas 12 07-14-2009 11:34 AM
newbie lift question streetcustoms Suspension 6 05-27-2009 10:27 AM


Copyright © 2014 Tacoma Forum. Tacoma World is not owned by, or affiliated with Toyota Motor Corporation.