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8.5' tire on 9" wheel?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by ToyComa92, Mar 10, 2012.

  1. Mar 10, 2012 at 6:04 AM
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    ToyComa92

    ToyComa92 [OP] Write your love, Then your anger.

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    Im looking at getting a set of Jesters which are 17x9 wheels, i have a set of 265/70/17 BFgoodrich AT KOs but the measuring width on them are 8.5... Can i get away with mounting a 8.5 tire on a 9" wheel?
     
  2. Mar 10, 2012 at 7:02 AM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    The bfg website will list the approved wheels widths for each of their tires sizes
     
  3. Mar 10, 2012 at 12:13 PM
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    ToyComa92

    ToyComa92 [OP] Write your love, Then your anger.

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    I know... My tire is approved for a 8.5 can i get away with mounting it on a 9" wheel?
     
  4. Mar 10, 2012 at 12:24 PM
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    Socalduckslayer

    Socalduckslayer Pelfreybilt Off-Road Vendor

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    Probably ok but gonna look funky
     
  5. Mar 10, 2012 at 4:04 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    you have a 8.5 foot tire? damn! lol.
     
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