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More wheel or more tire?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by superHI, Dec 23, 2008.

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more wheel or more tire?

  1. more WHEEL

    106 vote(s)
    8.7%
  2. more TIRE

    1,109 vote(s)
    91.3%
  1. Dec 23, 2008 at 8:12 AM
    #1
    superHI

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    for lifted trucks, more tire and less rim looks better IMO....
     
  2. Dec 23, 2008 at 8:17 AM
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    mjp2

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    Also more functional. (more tire, that is)
     
  3. Dec 23, 2008 at 8:53 AM
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    grivera

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    also less expensive, no? This way you're just replacing one component...
     
  4. Dec 23, 2008 at 9:04 AM
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    praetor

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    More tire. If I wanted to see bling rims I would have bought a car.
     
  5. Dec 23, 2008 at 9:20 AM
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    Zombie Runner

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    BOTH! big wheels with some angry looking tires on them
     
  6. Dec 23, 2008 at 9:38 AM
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    chris4x4

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    I prefer more tire for off roading.
     
  7. Dec 23, 2008 at 12:56 PM
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    Toy4Life

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    More tire.
     
  8. Dec 23, 2008 at 1:05 PM
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    Delmarva

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    More Tire :D
     
  9. Dec 23, 2008 at 2:27 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    no question..................definitely more tire!!!
     
  10. Dec 23, 2008 at 2:37 PM
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    Monkeysuncle

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    More Cowbell!!
     
  11. Dec 23, 2008 at 2:37 PM
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    Killer Red Taco

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    Function over form, More tire. I hate to see the big wheels after a few rocks got them.

    I do like the looks of the big wheels, but I don't run a mall cruiser.
     
  12. Dec 26, 2008 at 6:19 AM
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    lifted - more tire
    Escaladish - more wheel
     
  13. Dec 26, 2008 at 6:54 AM
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    Ridgerunner

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    Def more tire-i HATE that stupid 'wagon wheel' look these guys with all rim and no sidewall to offset it:rolleyes:
     
  14. Dec 26, 2008 at 2:19 PM
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    TRD4x4858

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    Cant air down Low Profile tires! More Tire PLEASE!!
     
  15. Dec 26, 2008 at 4:57 PM
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    rpoint16

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    I just saw that video last week.

    FUNNY AS HELL!!!
     
  16. Dec 26, 2008 at 6:33 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    more tire. like said, you cant air down a low profile tire and a too-big wheel will get scraped up if you wheel. rock rash on some nice aftermarket wheels doesnt look good to me.
     
  17. Dec 26, 2008 at 9:32 PM
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    Tacoma02TRD

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    More tire
     
  18. Dec 28, 2008 at 6:27 PM
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    kmrofka

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    def more tire... you cant get more traction from a bigger rim can you... i mean am i right or what
     
  19. Dec 29, 2008 at 3:28 PM
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    longbow

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    More tire, like on the old style TONKA!!:D
     
  20. Dec 29, 2008 at 3:39 PM
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