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here's what i'm working with

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by nhgranite, Apr 3, 2011.

  1. nhgranite

    nhgranite [OP] Well-Known Member

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    got a deal on 17x9's with 5inch bs. got billies and i'm ordering complete new lift leaf springs from toy tec. if i set the front at 2.5 can i squeeze in 285/70/17's without hacking or wheel spacers?
     
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    cantac09 Official TW Igloo Builder

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    you will have to do some trimming but it isnt hard.
     
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    08pretaco Almost there

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    Isn't 5" backspaced what the factory wheels are? Or are they 5.5"? Either way I'm pretty sure there will be some trimming.
     
  4. nhgranite

    nhgranite [OP] Well-Known Member

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    thanks. don't mind a little plastic trim.
     
  5. KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Factories are 5.5" BS.

    With 5.0 BS your tires will be pretty close to the UCA but I've seen guys make it work. Just requires trimming more than with the 4.5" BS.
     
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