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Mud Guards with 265/75/16?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by danbow, Jun 22, 2011.

  1. Jun 22, 2011 at 12:19 PM
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    danbow

    danbow [OP] What?

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    Im probably in a minority, but I like having mud guards. I want to get some goodyear duratechs or BFG A/T's, but may go to the next size up.

    I'd rather get the duratechs, but I believe the closest size is 265/75/16
    I have a 2 in lift in the front and rear TSB

    Will I have to lose the front mudguards?

    Thanks
     
  2. Jun 22, 2011 at 12:21 PM
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    OZ-T

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

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    I have no rubbing on my mudflaps with 265/70/17 MT's ( same size tire )

    Even with the stock suspension before I installed my lift it was no problem
     
  3. Jun 22, 2011 at 12:24 PM
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    danbow [OP] What?

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    thanks!

    I may actually go to a 1.75 in front with bilstiens to get a slight rake to front, good to know they will fit regardless
     
  4. Jun 22, 2011 at 12:35 PM
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    OZ-T

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    Some people has said they had a bit of rubbing , but even with the wheels turned at their closest , I still had 3/4" of clearance .
     
  5. Jun 22, 2011 at 1:09 PM
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    danbow [OP] What?

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    hmm... i have heard that the duratracs run a little large, I wonder if that's what they are talking about... but if you still have 3/4 clearance with m/t's... food for thought
     
  6. Jun 22, 2011 at 1:10 PM
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    I have no lift, stock PreRunner, and I have no rubbing. Don't know if that helps at all in your decision.
     
  7. Jun 22, 2011 at 1:30 PM
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    danbow

    danbow [OP] What?

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    are you running duratracs or BFG's?
     
  8. Jun 22, 2011 at 1:35 PM
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    Sorry... BFG's
     
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