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20's or 18's???

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by DOUBLLD, Jan 21, 2012.

  1. Jan 21, 2012 at 3:58 PM
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    DOUBLLD

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    ok yall i have a 05 dc trd sport with a 3 inch lift. i have 20's on it right now with 33's coppers i dont like the tires at all. im thinking about keeping the wheels and gettin nitto m/t or getting 18's with bfgs m/t. will post a pic of truck when i put them on my computer
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  2. Jan 21, 2012 at 5:53 PM
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    17's or less IMO. Big wheels look wrong on a truck.
     
  3. Jan 21, 2012 at 5:57 PM
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    To each his own:rolleyes: Stick with the 20s, don't let anyone tell you what you like.
     
  4. Jan 21, 2012 at 6:18 PM
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    I think that looks really good there.. Didn't think I'd like 20's but since they don't have rubber band tires its a nice look.
     
  5. Jan 21, 2012 at 6:24 PM
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    I'm diggin that!
     
  6. Jan 21, 2012 at 6:24 PM
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    dYL0n

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    I have 20's with 265/55. Too thin of a tire. But handles better than a larger tire. Prerunner here with TSS package. I think 18s are the way to go...
     
  7. Jan 22, 2012 at 10:48 AM
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    Heres my thoughts but everyone has there own opinions i think 20's look the best! And ive had nitto mud grapplers on mine they are very loud and if you like to be heard a mile away than thats a good choice ,i recently downsized (no rubbing at all any more usteo have 35's) 33' toyo m/ts its a harder compound tire i was told and should last longer than nitto and they are pretty quite compared to the nitto but still have a mudder type howel
     
  8. Jan 22, 2012 at 10:57 AM
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    Thanks to Large I'm sold on 20's!
     
  9. Jan 22, 2012 at 11:30 AM
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    what wheels are those?
     
  10. Jan 22, 2012 at 11:31 AM
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    That looks ok, but why get a 4x4? Do you off-road with those rims? That would be an expensive scratch...


    I mean if you want that look and it snows where you live, I could see the point. But it doesn't really snow in Houston. :eek:
     
  11. Jan 22, 2012 at 11:44 AM
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    OP. If you do get rims, don't get chrome...

    18's.
     
  12. Jan 22, 2012 at 12:04 PM
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  13. Jan 22, 2012 at 4:21 PM
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    Sitting on 20's now, wanting to switch to 18's or 17's just to get more tire and cushion
     
  14. Jan 22, 2012 at 7:09 PM
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    I really like the wheels. Who makes them? These are 20" rims? Do you know the width and offset?
     
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    Those are the old enkei deep 6 wheels that came with the TSS tundras and a few other models
     
  16. Jan 22, 2012 at 7:18 PM
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    Get 20s they look great on tacomas. I have 20s with 33s and im very pleased.
     
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    I love my 20's, blacked out enkei wt4'2, just need bigger rubbers on them. The rubber on them now is what came on them when the guy traded me for my stockers.

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  19. Jan 22, 2012 at 7:56 PM
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    What size tire are you running? been keeping an eye out, trying to keep my options open for when i finally need new tires. Thinking about 275/65/20? Or 275/60/20. whichever is cheaper at that moment.
     
  20. Jan 22, 2012 at 7:57 PM
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