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Lift pictures with 265/75 16 ?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by lizard1, Jun 27, 2012.

  1. Jun 27, 2012 at 5:50 PM
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    lizard1

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    Leer cap, rear TSB, BFG All Terrains 10 ply 265/75/16, mud flap trim, black badges, AFE filter, 3" Toytec lift, 884 OME coils, add - leaf, Bilstein 5100 all around
    Any members willing to share pics of a Tacoma with 3" lift running 265/75/16 tires? Am planning on installing lift but can't afford larger wheels/tires at this point. Want to make sure truck will look ok...Thanks
     
  2. Jun 27, 2012 at 5:53 PM
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    That's what I have on my truck and I think it looks good. I have a few pics in my profile
     
  3. Jun 28, 2012 at 3:14 AM
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    lizard1

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    That does look good. Thanks for posting. Anybody else?
     
  4. Jun 28, 2012 at 3:41 AM
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    Check out my pictures. I would post them but I can't from
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  5. Jun 28, 2012 at 11:26 AM
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    huckfin

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    i think one of the best tacoma truck looks is the 265/75-16 on the stock wheels, with a 3" leveling kit and nothing else. don't see it often but that iis the direction i'm going in, it's a subtle change and very functional in most off road conditions that i'll find myself in.
     
  6. Jun 28, 2012 at 11:40 AM
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  7. Jun 28, 2012 at 11:41 AM
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  8. Jun 28, 2012 at 11:43 AM
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    function > form


    screw what looks good and worry about what works good
     
  9. Jun 28, 2012 at 11:45 AM
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    How to start an argument online:

    1) State your opinion
     
  10. Jun 28, 2012 at 11:46 AM
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    I Like the look, but cant help but wanting to go bigger. 285.
     
  11. Jun 28, 2012 at 11:46 AM
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    Both pictures 3" OME lift TRD shocks
    285/70/17 A 33 which = 32.7" tall in this case BFG AT
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    265/75/16 TRD offroad rims 31.64" tall Wrangler DuraTrac
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  12. Jun 28, 2012 at 11:47 AM
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    I came into this thread just cause I saw this picture... :thumbsup: Diggin it
     
  13. Jun 28, 2012 at 11:52 AM
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    thanks man :) I'm happy with it!
     
  14. Jun 28, 2012 at 11:55 AM
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    Really love the new 2012 front end...
     
  15. Jun 28, 2012 at 11:57 AM
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    At first I didn't probably just cause it is different. I definitely do now though. If we weren't still running the exact same engine, I would have one
     
  16. Jun 28, 2012 at 12:01 PM
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    I didn't like it at first either...I think it has really grown on a lot of people.
     
  17. Jun 28, 2012 at 12:02 PM
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    definitely, I was mad that they made it so ugly... now I own one haha
     
  18. Jun 28, 2012 at 12:04 PM
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    Totally agree...however it is awesome when BOTH come together beautifully! Could not be happier with my lift...
     
  19. Jun 28, 2012 at 12:05 PM
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    Avid light bar looks AWESOME on the 2012 imho. I was going to get a plate bumper with a winch but no one was offering a perfect fit, and the front end grew on me so much I didn't want to "wreck" it! Not feeling a huge need for a winch...twenty years of desert expeditions and haven't needed one yet...but I have a nylon tow rope at least in case I need to be pulled out of a gully. Plus, the added weight of a plate bumper (lowering the truck) isn't appealing, either. Did have a huge need for additional lighting, however. So I kept the bumper and Brandon at Avid provided fabulous service.
     
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    Just get tired of everyone asking what looks "cool"........especially when this forum has about 30 threads on the same stupid topic.

    No one seems to care about function any more.


    I agree this size as well as 265/70/17 is nice. I have 5 of them sitting on my deck on sport wheels. I do prefer my 255/85/16's because they function better for my needs. I could care less what one looks cooler. My 16" wheels cost me $12.50 per and function great.

    Every time I hear "what looks good" I think of a bunch of chicks trying on dresses babbling to each other like a bunch of chicken heads :)
     
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