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285's with mudflaps

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by RobbieB, Dec 28, 2009.

  1. Dec 28, 2009 at 4:14 PM
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    RobbieB

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    Is there any lift like OME or anything else that can be done to run 285/17's and keep mudflaps on.I trimmed mine and like the way they look and keeping rocks off my new truck.All the pics I've seen on here everybody takes them off.
     
  2. Dec 28, 2009 at 6:57 PM
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    mgrande

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    the offset and size of your rims have more to do with rubbing than your type of lift will. Someone on here posted pictures of how he trimmed his mudflaps to avoid rubbing with his setup. Search around and you should be able to find it. I can't remember what is was titled off the top of my head.
     
  3. Dec 28, 2009 at 6:59 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    Yeah I had to take mine off. I am running 285/65-18"s. But I've seen some other Tacomas with the same tire size that have them on.:rolleyes:
     
  4. Dec 28, 2009 at 7:00 PM
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    I've had my mudflaps off since right around when I bought the truck in 08...and I haven't had any damage from anything...
     
  5. Dec 29, 2009 at 5:48 AM
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    CAMZTRD

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    i have the billy's at 2.5 with 285/70/17 KM2's and they dont touch my mudflaps...so it can be done.
     
  6. Dec 29, 2009 at 6:12 AM
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    What kind of rims are you running?
     
  7. Dec 29, 2009 at 6:13 AM
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    pro comp 7089's 17x8
     
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    How dose it ride with the spacers in IT????
     
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