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33's stock? can or cant

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Phearson, Oct 7, 2011.

  1. Oct 7, 2011 at 12:31 PM
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    Phearson

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    Ok so this is a straight forward question but I thought i would ask. Can i put 33's on my 96? 4x4.
    All the tire places say you can and cant so there full of shit.
     
  2. Oct 7, 2011 at 12:32 PM
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    Konaborne

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    they'll rub like crazy, and offroad you'll have no suspension travel.
     
  3. Oct 7, 2011 at 12:34 PM
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    TacoMX

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    stock, with no lift....no, you can't. Not even with trimming/hammering, etc....
     
  4. Oct 7, 2011 at 12:37 PM
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    steve o 77

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    no you cannot fit them. I tried and failed.

    Ok not really, I just installed the 33's (true 33's, not those 285's that are really only 32.5's) 2 days before the lift. rubbed like crazy but it looked awesome.
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    so yeah, don't do it
     
  5. Oct 7, 2011 at 2:41 PM
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    You can make them fit. Stock or 3" lift. Lift doesn't help as much as you think for tire fitment. Cutting is necessary and will always be when fitting tires bigger than stock.
     
  6. Oct 7, 2011 at 2:46 PM
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    at 2.5''

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  7. Oct 7, 2011 at 3:10 PM
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    ALawrence

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    what kind of lift do you have on that?
     
  8. Oct 7, 2011 at 4:02 PM
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    4" procomp coilovers
     
  9. Oct 7, 2011 at 5:45 PM
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    im guessing you have a prerunner yes?
     
  10. Oct 7, 2011 at 5:46 PM
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    His is 4x4.
     
  11. Oct 7, 2011 at 5:48 PM
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    Wow..i can't even imagine how shitty your CV angles must be lol
     
  12. Oct 7, 2011 at 5:53 PM
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    Jonyd182

    Jonyd182 What do you mean I can't go up there...Watch this!

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    I put 33x12.5's with Bushwacker cut out fenders on the stock suspension and then preceded to make a 12 point K turn.
     
  13. Oct 7, 2011 at 5:57 PM
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    jandrews

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    Define "can".

    The only question here is which problems you are ok dealing with.
     
  14. Oct 7, 2011 at 6:00 PM
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    +1....it depends on your definition of "fit." Sure you can throw em on, do some hammering, cutting, and filing, but they are still going to rub, no matter what.
     
  15. Oct 7, 2011 at 6:25 PM
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    hellz no!

    This^.


    at 2,5"?
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  16. Oct 7, 2011 at 6:32 PM
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    malander That's some tight butthole

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    So are they just capable of 4" of lift and set at 2.5 or what?
     
  17. Oct 7, 2011 at 6:42 PM
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    Huh? they re at 2.5" just twist down if you want moar lift. like 5100
     
  18. Oct 8, 2011 at 12:37 PM
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    I ran 33's on my stock 16" wheels for over a year with no lift. I only had to trim a bit of plastic off my front bumper.
     
  19. Oct 8, 2011 at 11:55 PM
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    :thumbsup: Im with ya m8 :D
     
  20. Oct 10, 2011 at 9:02 AM
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    You clearly didn't wheel hard enough!
     
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