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Best rims for a 5 lugger

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by tacomathunder, Nov 17, 2010.

  1. Nov 17, 2010 at 1:40 AM
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    What are the best rims for a 5 lugger tacoma... I want black rims preferably, but i want to make sure that they ride well, because my dad had a bad expierience with after-market rims that i dont want to repeat
     
  2. Nov 17, 2010 at 1:49 AM
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    For what application? Street driving or offroading? What size are you wanting? If your offroading, what kind? Rock crawling, mudding, etc...
     
  3. Nov 17, 2010 at 3:39 AM
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    Just street use... Preferably 16" with some nice size tires...
     
  4. Nov 17, 2010 at 3:57 AM
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    Go with some x runner wheels...16in is too small imo.
     
  5. Nov 17, 2010 at 5:40 AM
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    I would love x- runner rims, but I can never find any near me to buy
     
  6. Nov 17, 2010 at 6:02 AM
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    highlander alloys look pretty good IMO, but they're not black...
     
  7. Nov 17, 2010 at 11:13 AM
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  8. Nov 17, 2010 at 11:30 AM
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    Yeah if going for a street look, I would say 18's or 20's.

    16's with some aggressive tires if going for the offroad look.
     
  9. Nov 17, 2010 at 10:36 PM
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    im not really going for the "street look" im just saying i wont really be off roading... I'd like to have the aggressive look, but im limited because i have a 5 lugger
     
  10. Nov 18, 2010 at 5:51 AM
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  11. Nov 19, 2010 at 12:45 AM
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  12. Nov 19, 2010 at 6:07 AM
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    I guess I wouldnl't classify a spacer lift as "a ton of other stuff" but nonetheless, you can see that the rims and tires he has gave him a nice, aggressive look.
     
  13. Nov 19, 2010 at 6:12 AM
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  14. Nov 19, 2010 at 6:18 AM
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    try craigslist????
     
  15. Nov 19, 2010 at 6:29 AM
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    ive tried that for over a year noww, no one ever sells x-runner rims in my neck of the woods
     
  16. Nov 19, 2010 at 6:30 AM
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  17. Nov 19, 2010 at 6:49 AM
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    I've seen 5 lugs with lifts and drop kits with some pretty awesome wheels. If you don't do much offroad driving, I would run an 18" wheel.

    Thanks! I like the look and functionality of my truck. The KM2s is an amazing tire. :mudding:


    OP, do you plan on putting bigger tires on your truck?
     
  18. Nov 19, 2010 at 6:54 AM
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    yes i am....an option i was thinking about was to paint the stock/base rims black...get the ready lift kit...and get some 31x10.5xR15 tires
     
  19. Nov 19, 2010 at 7:13 AM
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    08WhiteTaco installed the readylift and mounted 31s on stock steelies, he has some rubbing on the sway bar. Also, I don't recommend mounting a wide tire on a narrow wheel. The center of the tire tread will wear much faster. I suggest you run the recommended rim width from the tire manufacture.
     
  20. Nov 19, 2010 at 7:15 AM
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    so what would be a good tire size on the base...30's? 29's
     
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