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17x9 with 265-70-17

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by luco1029, Nov 9, 2011.

  1. Nov 9, 2011 at 5:20 AM
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    Anyone running this, NO LIFT, all stock with just a 17x9 wheel and a 265-70-17 tire. Please post pics.
     
  2. Nov 9, 2011 at 5:30 AM
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  3. Nov 9, 2011 at 5:39 AM
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    Anyone?
     
  4. Nov 9, 2011 at 5:42 AM
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    Yes it will fit
     
  5. Nov 9, 2011 at 5:46 AM
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    What backspacing and offset is needed though? I believe my local tire shop put the wrong backspacing or offset on my pickup.
     
  6. Nov 9, 2011 at 6:06 AM
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    What brand rim do you want to get and good backspacing is 4.5
     
  7. Nov 9, 2011 at 6:13 AM
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    Ive got the XD Revolver and its rubbing so i think the offset or backspacing or both is not right.
     
  8. Nov 9, 2011 at 6:18 AM
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    I see you still have your mud flaps on take those off in front and you'll be fine
     
  9. Nov 9, 2011 at 7:28 AM
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    Make sure you get a tire that works with 9" wide rims. Not all 265/70 are rated for 9" rims. Should fit with minimal to no rubbing, maybe remove front flaps as suggested above
     
  10. Nov 9, 2011 at 8:00 AM
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    Yeah im worried about having the top specs instead of the 2nd specs...im gonna get them to measure and tell me today. And if they got the wrong then im gonna get the to get the right wheel, 265 tire, or im taking my business elseware.
     
  11. Nov 9, 2011 at 8:01 AM
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    Also, i use my pickup for 99% street driving, with the exception of a gravel road every morning and every evening. So yeah, its pretty much an all street truck.
     
  12. Nov 9, 2011 at 8:10 AM
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    Even though it's a street truck and it'll probably 'be ok' running most 265/70s on a 9" rim, you're paying a lot for tires, they should be the proper size for the rim unless you're specifically paying for a particular look. Just my $0.02 but if I'm going to drop that kind of money on something, it should fit.
     
  13. Nov 9, 2011 at 8:39 AM
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    Agreed, OP said in another thread he found some 265/70R17 BFG Rugged Terrains that are approved for use on a 9" rim.
     
  14. Nov 9, 2011 at 8:47 AM
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    Damn, I hadn't heard that about the Rugged Terrains yet. Lots of reviews on the Rugged Trails and they seem to be more of an all season tire than an A/T. I checked my Coopers and they aren't recommended for a 9" rim in that size either, I wonder how many of the others actually are?
     
  15. Nov 9, 2011 at 10:34 AM
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    I have 265/70/17 duratracs wich i believe are suppossed to be on 8" wheel and i have them on 9" wheel no problems yet. Had them for around 8-10k miles on and off road
     
  16. Nov 9, 2011 at 11:02 AM
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    Is your pickup lifted or stock? or have you ever had the aftermarket wheels and duratracs with a stock pickup?
     
  17. Nov 9, 2011 at 11:15 AM
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    I had them on stock suspension and now im lifted I never rubbed on stock
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  18. Nov 9, 2011 at 11:35 AM
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    ^^what he said...i have the same question
     
  19. Nov 9, 2011 at 11:39 AM
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    That is correct and never rubbed at all when stock even while wheeling and flexing. I don't have the mudflaps but I heard they can rub on the flaps with this tire size
     
  20. Nov 9, 2011 at 11:43 AM
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    On your mudflaps theres a little piece that sticks closer to the tire then the actual mudflap, and i heard if you trimmed it back it wouldnt rub? Is this true?
     
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