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Need info on lifting

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by DanGer, Feb 15, 2009.

  1. Feb 15, 2009 at 7:15 PM
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    DanGer

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    Hey guys, I am almost 100% positive this has been posted AT LEAST once before but I can't find anything about it now. I know absolutely nothing about lifting. I want to put larger tires on when its time to change them but I want to know what sizes fit on stock height and 3" lifted height. Thanks all
     
  2. Feb 15, 2009 at 7:17 PM
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    285/75/16 or 285/70/17 for the 3" and 265/75's for stock
     
  3. Feb 15, 2009 at 7:22 PM
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    The 285 will need some trimming of plastic to avoid some minor rubbing.
     
  4. Feb 15, 2009 at 7:22 PM
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    Depending on the 3 inch lift kit you get you should be able to fit 32 or 33 inch tires, without trimming. Stock I've heard a 275 without trimming.
     
  5. Feb 15, 2009 at 7:37 PM
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    so with the TSB done would i need to lift if i wanna put on 275s. they replaced all the shock absorbers and added the leaf in the rear. I never measured the front but the back went up a bit. Will it settle back down once the shocks are broken in?
     
  6. Feb 15, 2009 at 7:58 PM
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    265/70/17 and no lift

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    275/70/17 stock height
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    I hear you may have to take the mud flaps off though.
    The ride should settle down a little.
     
  7. Feb 15, 2009 at 8:04 PM
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    thank you very much for the info! I'll have to dig in an get educated about all this. The only reason I'd want to lift is for offroading/mudding tires. If i'm wrong in trying to lift for this please inform me!
     
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