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Holly sh*$

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by mylittletacoma, Jul 29, 2009.

  1. Jul 29, 2009 at 5:44 PM
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    mylittletacoma

    mylittletacoma [OP] taco? like the kind you eat?

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    okay, so i drove around with a bad alignment on cambering so much that my 32" BFG AT's were bald on the outside. so i needed some new tires right.... i wanted 33's, but really wanted 35's. i have a 3" lift on my 2000, so everyone said it would rub.....

    WRONG!!!!!!!

    it did rub a minor amount to begin...

    i put 35x12.50x15 Mickey Thompson Baja ATZ on STOCK 15 INCH RIMS!!!!!
    all i had to do was put a 1/4 inch spacer on the wheel and it cleared the UCA's. the front bumper is fine for now, but the back fender well trim needed to be cut a bit and the weld seam bent in but thats it.!!!!!!


    trying to post pics..... update soon
     
  2. Jul 29, 2009 at 5:45 PM
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    jdkeller

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  3. Jul 29, 2009 at 5:45 PM
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    holy shit?

    or


    holly shit?
     
  4. Jul 29, 2009 at 5:59 PM
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    higherlux

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  5. Jul 29, 2009 at 5:59 PM
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    chris4x4

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  6. Jul 29, 2009 at 6:04 PM
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    Damn...

    pictures please.
     
  7. Jul 29, 2009 at 7:50 PM
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    Incognito

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  8. Jul 29, 2009 at 9:32 PM
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    Engage Offroad long travel front and rear with some fat tires.
    also pics of the truck with full articulation...

    35s on only 3" suspension lift has to be hitting the fenders when articulated...
     
  9. Jul 29, 2009 at 9:38 PM
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    And this is coming from the guy that ran w/ a bad alignment until the outside edges of your bfg's were bald?

    I'd like to see what happens when you run over a bump. That tire is getting stuffed right into your wheel well. Also, running stock wheels w/ 12.50 tires is not a very good idea.
     
  10. Jul 29, 2009 at 9:43 PM
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    matthew5olson

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    yeah if you didn't notice your alignment was that off are you sure your gonna notice a tire rub?
     
  11. Jul 29, 2009 at 9:46 PM
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    Engage Offroad long travel front and rear with some fat tires.
    i was just thinkin... 1/4" spacer puts the backspace at 4.25"

    how do 35s clear the stock UCA with only 4.25" backspace?

    i want to see pics from the inside of the wheel well too...

    x2 on hitting bumps...

    last year, i saw a 2002 on 35s with a 3" coil spacer lift and on speed bumps, the tires were hitting the fenders...
     
  12. Jul 30, 2009 at 8:47 PM
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    i am working on the pics now, heres the thing, i knew the alignment was off, just didnt care.. lol i know. the tires rub very sligtly when turning but not horribly. when turning and on rough surfaces it rubs more. i had to put the spacer to clear the UCA's, it clears seriously by between a 1/8 and a 1/4 inch,,,, like the tip of a finger. its insane i know. i am going to do the full OME kit and put the extra top plate spacer from Toyotec on to give the extra bit needed, also doing either the procomp rims from wheelers or some Ultra rims that have a -44 offset so i dont have to run the spacer. pics soon i promise, just working out some issues with the computer.
     
  13. Aug 2, 2009 at 10:23 AM
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    okay, heres the pics.

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  14. Aug 2, 2009 at 10:40 AM
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  15. Aug 2, 2009 at 10:44 AM
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    Well, you weren't BS'ing, but I question the safety and functionallity.

    How much did you spend on those tires? One wrong bump and that $ goes down the toilet.
     
  17. Aug 2, 2009 at 10:57 AM
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    thats crazy! get a pic with the tire stuffed...
    and try turning while going over a curb or something, there's no way that thing wont rub
     
  18. Aug 2, 2009 at 10:57 AM
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    and a pic of the whole truck from further back please
     
  19. Aug 2, 2009 at 1:01 PM
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  20. Aug 2, 2009 at 1:11 PM
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    you but 35x12.50x15s on stock wheels:eek:
    i need to see a pic of the tire and wheel from the front
     
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