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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. superHI

    superHI [OP] Costco Gold Star Member

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    for lifted trucks, more tire and less rim looks better IMO....
     
  2. mjp2

    mjp2 Living vicariously though myself Thor

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    Also more functional. (more tire, that is)
     
  3. grivera

    grivera Well-Known Member

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    also less expensive, no? This way you're just replacing one component...
     
  4. praetor

    praetor Well-Known Member

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    More tire. If I wanted to see bling rims I would have bought a car.
     
  5. Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    BOTH! big wheels with some angry looking tires on them
     
  6. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    I prefer more tire for off roading.
     
  7. Toy4Life

    Toy4Life 668: The Neighbor of the Beast

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    More tire.
     
  8. Delmarva

    Delmarva Mayor of TW

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    More Tire :D
     
  9. tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Thor

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    no question..................definitely more tire!!!
     
  10. Monkeysuncle

    Monkeysuncle My Cat's breath Smells like Cat Food

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    More Cowbell!!
     
  11. Killer Red Taco

    Killer Red Taco NorCal Rock Whore

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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. rick

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    lifted - more tire
    Escaladish - more wheel
     
  13. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Well-Known Member

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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. TRD4x4858

    TRD4x4858 Taco Traitor!

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    Cant air down Low Profile tires! More Tire PLEASE!!
     
  15. rpoint16

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    I just saw that video last week.

    FUNNY AS HELL!!!
     
  16. RelentlessTaco

    RelentlessTaco Custom Tacoma bumpers & more for your offroad toy Vendor

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    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. Tacoma02TRD

    Tacoma02TRD Well-Known Member

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    More tire
     
  18. kmrofka

    kmrofka Im so hungry i can ride a horse...

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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. longbow

    longbow I see you now..................

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    More tire, like on the old style TONKA!!:D
     
  20. luk8272

    luk8272 Poodoo

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