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bigger tires

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by cmarlow, Sep 11, 2013.

  1. cmarlow

    cmarlow [OP] New Member

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    Im picking up my new 2013 toyota Tacoma access cab with the sport package on friday. I bought black 17 x 9 in rims. What is the largest and widest tire I can put on with out needing a lift kit? Thanx much
     
  2. DriverSound

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    Welcome to TW. The size would be 265/70R17. Some people go the skinny tall route which would be 255/80R17 but if you stay in this site long enough, you'd be wanting a lift soon. 2.5" lift will fit you 285/70/17.
     
  3. Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    Fixed that for you :thumbsup:

    Also, I'm not sure if you can fit 255/80R17 without rubbing, seems to be some debate on that. 255/75R17 will fit without rubbing, no lift and mudflaps still in place.
     
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    Thank you kind sir. There's always some kind of trimming going on. I had 265/70/17 and had to trim the front plastic liner. If you want bigger tires, be prepared to trim.
     
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    5100's @ .85 w/Eibach coils, Wheelers 2" AAL, 17x8 MK6 wheels, 255/75/17 KM1's
    I have 255/75/17 with 2.5" of lift and I rub slightly still....
     
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    I think the solution here would be wheels and a dremel. 4.5" back space 8 to 8.5" wide wheels.
     
  7. cmarlow

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    awsome thank you for the help - i feel the lift coming!
     
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    See, two days and you're talking lift. Your wallet will be a lot lighter finding this site.
     
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