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Biggest BFG All Terrain Tires on a stock 2012 Tacoma?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by Commanderwiggin, Nov 28, 2011.

  1. Nov 28, 2011 at 4:32 PM
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    Commanderwiggin

    Commanderwiggin [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I'm wondering what the biggest BFG A/T tires I can fit on my brand new 2012 Tacoma without cutting, lifting etc with no rubbing.

    I pick the truck up on Tuesday next week and it is a 2012 Tacoma Double Cab TRD Sport 6MT 4x4 in Black! :D
     
  2. Nov 28, 2011 at 4:33 PM
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    OZ-T

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    265/70/17 or 255/75/17
     
  3. Nov 28, 2011 at 4:33 PM
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    As in widest? Tallest?

    IIRC 285's will rub.
     
  4. Nov 28, 2011 at 4:34 PM
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    Sport is 17"
     
  5. Nov 28, 2011 at 4:37 PM
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    OZ-T

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    Except changing to a 16" wheel for your suggestion
     
  6. Nov 28, 2011 at 4:39 PM
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    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    I need to get off the comp................................. Didnt see the sport :anonymous:

    or your post.
     
  7. Nov 28, 2011 at 4:43 PM
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    Eh, don't the 12 sports have 18" wheels?
     
  8. Nov 28, 2011 at 4:45 PM
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    And they changed the fender plastic a little, so the OP is kinda charting new ground.
     
  9. Nov 28, 2011 at 4:46 PM
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    we're both wrong oz
     
  10. Nov 28, 2011 at 4:52 PM
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    They actually have the same wheels as previous Sport models standard. The 18's are optional.
     
  11. Nov 28, 2011 at 4:55 PM
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  12. Nov 28, 2011 at 5:36 PM
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    No big deal. Just make sure you're shopping at a tire store that will exchange them for another size if they rub.
     
  13. Nov 28, 2011 at 6:10 PM
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    I thought only the upgrade package got 18"
     
  14. Nov 28, 2011 at 6:31 PM
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    Removed the damn stickers!
    My 2012 TRD sport came with 17" wheels with 265/70/17 Dunlops.
     
  15. Nov 28, 2011 at 6:43 PM
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    That's what I thought , only the Sport " Upgrade " package has the 18's
     
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    well i learned something today
     
  17. Nov 28, 2011 at 9:16 PM
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    So 285/70/17????
     
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    265/70/17
     
  19. Nov 28, 2011 at 9:50 PM
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  20. Nov 28, 2011 at 10:01 PM
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    The TW tire size calculator is handy for comparisons; I've been using it a lot lately. You can find it here: http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/tirecalc.php

    Personally, a 285/70/17 would look a bit odd to me stuffed into the wheel well of a stock truck. I think the 265/70/17 looks a lot better. And it's only an inch difference in height and width.

    You can go a relatively inexpensive 3" lift for the equivalent of a loan payment or two and then run the 33's as well. The lift and that tire size together really makes the truck stand out.
     
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