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Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by s2kvtak, Dec 11, 2009.

  1. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:12 PM
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    s2kvtak

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    how big of a tire can i put on my truck? i have 5100s and toytec AAL in the rear. overall its about a 2-2.5" lift. i want to go as big as i can to get the pumpkin up and over rocks and logs without getting hung up. plus it looks good!
     
  2. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:13 PM
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    Depends on how much you want to trim stuff.
     
  3. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:21 PM
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    whats that involve?
     
  4. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:21 PM
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    Cut off anyplace the tire rubs....
     
  5. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:26 PM
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    would this just be the inner fender plastics? and how big would that be before i had to do that? i have a 265/70-16 now and it looks puny. im pretty sure that converts to just a 31. would a 33 fit?
     
  6. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:32 PM
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    By any place that rubs he means every place that rubs :p
     
  7. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:33 PM
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    With a 33, you just trim away want hits. Sometimes, you may need to cut, and Box the body mount....It varies from truck to truck a little bit, so you really dont know until you mount them,.
     
  8. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:35 PM
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    box the body mount? i dont mean to sound noob but i am to 4wd. is this front or rear? whats involved in doing this
     
  9. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:36 PM
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    For the front. In some cases, the body mount must be cut back, and have a flat peice of steel welded in place of the cut off part.
     
  10. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:38 PM
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    okay so a 33 would fit with minor changes. and thats a 285/75-16?
     
  11. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:40 PM
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    yup :)
     
  12. Dec 11, 2009 at 4:52 PM
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    You can count on removing the front mudflaps. You'll probably want to pound down the pinch weld at the rear of the front fender wells. A narrower tire may offer a little less rubbing issues. Are you using stock wheels or aftermarket? Wheel offset and backspacing will affect tire rub.
     
  13. Dec 12, 2009 at 8:09 AM
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    So I'm sure he can get away with 32" tires? No trimming?
     
  14. Dec 12, 2009 at 8:11 AM
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    yes.
     
  15. Dec 13, 2009 at 12:29 PM
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    they are stock steelies. what size would be narrower? im not super keen yet on tire sizing
     
  16. Dec 13, 2009 at 7:24 PM
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    I'm not sure what you would be able to find for a 16" wheel. There are 33/10.5's available, but they're for 15" wheels.
     
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