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how far do 16x8 wheels make the 245 tires stick out? pics?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by TacoTitan11, Apr 16, 2012.

  1. Apr 16, 2012 at 6:33 PM
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    looking for some owner pics. i have stock steelies but want some aftermarket 16x8 alloys but i dont want a "skateboarded" look. thanks!:D
     
  2. Apr 16, 2012 at 6:37 PM
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    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Going to be dependent on the backspacing of the wheels.
     
  3. Apr 16, 2012 at 6:45 PM
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    4.5 " i believe
     
  4. Apr 16, 2012 at 6:46 PM
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    They will stick out ~2" more than your stock wheels.
     
  5. Apr 16, 2012 at 6:47 PM
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    they are xd hoss 795 wheels
     
  6. Apr 17, 2012 at 6:23 PM
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    Personally I think hoss in 16" look a little cramped but anyways KPT knows what he is talking about, your shouldn't stick out as far as mine because I have 18x9, mine dont stick that far out but they definitely throw mud and water up the sides
     
  9. May 14, 2012 at 6:29 PM
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    Make sure the tires you're looking at will fit on a 8" wide rim. Some 245 series tires aren't recommended for that wide a rim.
     
  11. May 17, 2012 at 6:06 AM
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    This should give you a idea how far they stick out on 16x8 with 4.5 back spacing with the stock 245/75/16 Dunlops. They pretty much are just flush with the fenders.

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  12. May 17, 2012 at 6:35 PM
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    thanks CrewCab! looks good
     
  13. May 27, 2012 at 7:26 AM
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    i think i might get the moto metal 951 black rims, they seem to look pretty sweet
     
  14. Jun 2, 2012 at 7:56 PM
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    So if I have 17 inch rims with the same 4.5 back spacing and 8" wide it would look the same as your truck? Looks like what Im trying to get. I was thinking about 1.5 inches though not 2
     
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