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Bushwacker flare question

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Voodoo Rufus, Jun 27, 2010.

  1. Jun 27, 2010 at 10:45 AM
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    Voodoo Rufus

    Voodoo Rufus [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Here's the hypothetical question. I really like the Konig 17" Countersteer X wheels, but what concerns me is the excessive offset. I worry that if I installed a 285 width tire the tread would stick out further than the stock flares can cover, causing more debris to be thrown out of the wheel wells.

    The question is whether the Bushwacker pocket flares have more coverage than the stock TRD package fender flares so that the tread is fully covered.

    Thanks.

    *edit* looks like I answered my own question: http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2nd-gen-tacomas/95948-bushwacker-flare-pics-2.html#post1837341
     
  2. Jun 27, 2010 at 12:43 PM
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    toku58

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    LOL! Good job on the search!;)
     
  3. Jun 27, 2010 at 10:09 PM
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    Voodoo Rufus

    Voodoo Rufus [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Well, since you posted in this thread... Those color matched flares look awesome on your truck.
     
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