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It can be done!!! 285's and no lift!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by FireTacMedic, Aug 25, 2011.

  1. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:08 PM
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    FireTacMedic

    FireTacMedic [OP] I can save your life or ruin it

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    I just had 18x9's Vrock recons wrapped in 285/60/18 Terra Grapplers installed today! No lift!!!! Maybe trimmed half a inch off the plastic but you can't tell. I do have a 2 inch leveling kit on the way but for now no problems.

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  2. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:10 PM
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    jandrews

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    Go flex it out and see how that does for you.
     
  3. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:11 PM
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    OffroadToy

    OffroadToy This ain't Dodge City, and you ain't Bill Hickok

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    Have you been offroad yet?
     
  4. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:11 PM
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    Andrew H

    Andrew H What is this "search" you speak of?

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    I wouldn't go off-road with the spacer kit.
     
  5. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:11 PM
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    jandrews

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    He's a 2wd with 18in designer wheels. He's not going offroad, period.
     
  6. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:13 PM
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    Andrew H What is this "search" you speak of?

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    Touche.
     
  7. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:14 PM
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    On a side note welcome to TW from AZ. Hope you learn a lot from this site and be prepared to spend more money!
     
  8. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:19 PM
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    FireTacMedic

    FireTacMedic [OP] I can save your life or ruin it

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    Preciate it and if I was going off road I wouldnt take my brand new truck I think I'll stick with my 82' toyota 5 speed with a straight axle and 33 boggers.
     
  9. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:20 PM
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    Douche


























    But you're right :laughing: :p
     
  10. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:21 PM
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    FireTacMedic

    FireTacMedic [OP] I can save your life or ruin it

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    And of course, everything has its limitations!!
     
  11. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:22 PM
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  12. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:23 PM
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    post some pics of your 82'.
     
  13. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:23 PM
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    hard2kill

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    the 285-60's are just over 31in's if you had 285-65-18's which are equal too 285-75-16 or 285-70-17 you would have that rubbing issue....would love too see that 82 yota :)
     
  14. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:24 PM
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    chris4x4

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    A 285/60/18 is a 32" tire. Many folks run that size with little or no lift.
     
  15. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:24 PM
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    Wuss :p
     
  16. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:25 PM
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  17. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:44 PM
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    FireTacMedic

    FireTacMedic [OP] I can save your life or ruin it

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    For a 4x2 everyone told me i needed at least a 3 inch lift. Love the feedback by the way!
     
  18. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:45 PM
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    Nah, you can run 32s stock height without issue.
     
  19. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:45 PM
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    FireTacMedic

    FireTacMedic [OP] I can save your life or ruin it

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    More on the way!

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  20. Aug 25, 2011 at 4:51 PM
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