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Make me feel better about this, please.....

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by 230g Hydra-Shok, May 13, 2011.

  1. May 13, 2011 at 2:21 PM
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    230g Hydra-Shok

    230g Hydra-Shok [OP] Active Member

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    After reading a bunch of threads, I ordered some 265/75R/16 Yokohama Geolander ATs because it sounded like they would fit my 2008 Tacoma 4X4. Now, some dude tells me that Yokohama tires run bigger than other manufacturers, even though the numbers are the same.

    He says these tires might rub. Please help me to have a better weekend by telling me that he's full of pooey and that my new tires are NOT gonna rub!!

    Seems like any tire called a 265/75R/16 should be the same size as the next, regardless of who makes the tire.
     
  2. May 13, 2011 at 2:22 PM
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    rcbs204

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    Yeah i call BS on that.
     
  3. May 13, 2011 at 2:23 PM
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    TeamSarcasm

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    pooey? really....?
     
  4. May 13, 2011 at 2:24 PM
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    doormanndan

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    I am running 265 BFG on my 2ng gen with no issues even before my lift. The tires would have a lot bigger!! to be a isssue. I am sure someone will chime in with your tires
    Good Luck
    Dan
     
  5. May 13, 2011 at 2:30 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    You're fine

    It is true though that different manufacturer's tire can be slightly different in size in the same spec .
     
  6. May 13, 2011 at 2:33 PM
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    Brunes

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    Yeah there can be a little difference between the exact tread sizes and stuff so a bit of difference between the manufacturers tires of the "same" size.
    I wouldn't worry about 265s tho...
     
  7. May 13, 2011 at 2:39 PM
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    230g Hydra-Shok

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    Sorry, I meant "butt mud." :)

    Thanks for the responses so far, fellas. Sure would like someone with the same tires to speak up here, though.
     
  8. May 13, 2011 at 2:42 PM
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    whippersnapper02

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    Lol. Yeah I highly doubt the 265 is going to really be a 285 or something lile that.
     
  9. May 13, 2011 at 3:51 PM
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    Anthony250

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    You should be fine. Those are nice tires.
     
  10. May 13, 2011 at 3:57 PM
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    VanillaGorilla

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    If so thats just the route im going ha
     
  11. May 13, 2011 at 4:01 PM
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    *You now feel better*
     
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