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Old 05-06-2010, 01:29 PM   #1
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Would you get spacers?

I'm ordering new wheels today, 17x9 Helos with 33x12.50r17 Nitto Terra Grapplers and was wondering if anyone thinks i should get spacers? I don't mind getting the spacers, i just don't want to waste my money if i don't need them. I'm not sure on the rim backspacing, but i think its either 5.71 or 4.5.

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Old 05-06-2010, 01:30 PM   #2
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Im pretty sure you need spacers w/ 4.5" BS.
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Old 05-06-2010, 02:42 PM   #3
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i was wondering the same thing. i have heard that wheel spacers aren't safe but it would let me run a bigger/wider tire with my stock wheels. are they trustable?
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i was wondering the same thing. i have heard that wheel spacers aren't safe but it would let me run a bigger/wider tire with my stock wheels. are they trustable?
I was thinking the same thing? Ive recently started looking at spacers for my stock 17" but heard they are hard on the truck. Whats a good thinkness 1" ...1.5"??
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i just put a ready lift leveling kit on my truck last weekend. it rides good so fare. it took about 2 hours. but i have to take my truck in and get the wheels re alinged. but otherwise i like them and they will do me good when my wheels come in
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