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Noob Question #13: Will they fit?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by 28ØØ3, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. Feb 26, 2009 at 7:16 PM
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  2. Feb 26, 2009 at 7:25 PM
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    With no lift, you will rub.
     
  3. Feb 26, 2009 at 7:27 PM
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    wat?
    w/ no lift on an 18 u'd need like a 265/65/18 or 265/70/17 equivalent....chris knows best!
     
  4. Feb 26, 2009 at 8:04 PM
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    wat?
    sport rim is a 5.5" BS, but u cant run a 285 on it w/o rubbing the UCA's
     
  5. Feb 27, 2009 at 5:38 AM
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    When you move the wheel out (different back spaceing), it increases the radius of the wheel travels. Pushing it out a little bit, and fitting 285's on a non lifted truck will cause the tire to hit the front and rear of the fender.
     
  6. Feb 27, 2009 at 1:11 PM
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    No. Im just guessing........I have been around these trucks for quite some time. I wont tell anyone not to do something if I dont have first hand experiance with doing it. And its not that weird that it wont work. The tires are only 4 tenths of an inch smaller in diameter, but they are wider. Lower BS moves the wheel out further from the suspension, BUT, it increases the arc in which the tire travels when turning, thus causeing it to hit your fenders. If you run less BS, as the tire is wider than stock, it will hit the UCA. FWIW, I dont post on here saying not to do someting just for giggles. Im trying to help, and let you know WHY it wont work. Please be my gust to give it a try, and see for your self. :)
     
  7. Feb 27, 2009 at 2:35 PM
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    I understand. And no offense is taken. :) I have been wrong many times in the past, but I have seen many tires being tried on these vehicles and have a good idea what works and what wont, and why. I dont want to sound like I dont appreciate questions, when in fact, I do. My Internet Text Translator has been malfunctioning, and I thought you may have not understood why I , and Jhodge were saying they wouldnt fit. And I may have gotten a little snappy. :eek:
     
  8. Feb 27, 2009 at 9:19 PM
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    So basically if I want a 285 tire I need UCA arms, a spacer (or C/O to lift), and most likely a heatgun and removal of mudflaps.

    Son of a .....
     
  9. Feb 28, 2009 at 4:46 AM
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    Well, in a nutt shell. A small lift, and different BS wheels will help.
     
  10. Feb 28, 2009 at 6:35 AM
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    ^^^^
    yeah what he said.
     
  11. Feb 28, 2009 at 8:32 AM
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    wat?
    i'd say minimum of 2.5" w/ the right BS wheels....
     
  12. Feb 28, 2009 at 9:02 AM
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    How about a wheel w/ 4.75 BS? Is it the higher the number the better chance? hmm
    I know, the bolt pattern for the Taco is 6x5.5 w/ 4.5BS
     
  13. Feb 28, 2009 at 12:19 PM
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    bolt pattern IS 6x5.5, but the BS is wheel dependent...not a toyota standard. the sport rims are 5.5 BS, but the OR rims have a smaller BS...like 5 or so...the less BS, the farther they will stick out and be away from the UCA's
     
  14. Feb 28, 2009 at 3:08 PM
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    The Sprot and Off road have the same BS. :)
     
  15. Feb 28, 2009 at 3:17 PM
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    wat?
    ok...well there ya go...i thought they were diff
     
  16. Feb 28, 2009 at 3:21 PM
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    There are rumors that the FJ wheels are different, but I cant confirm that one. My neigbor has an FL, and I measured thm to be 5.5 also.
     
  17. Mar 1, 2009 at 9:08 AM
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    Thanks a lot jhodge. You guys are awesome; so a wheel w/ 4.75 BS wouldn't be a great idea cause it would put it closer to the UCA, that is to say if I wanted a 285 tire. This sucks haha... guess I'll have to look at the pro comp 16" wheel w/ 4.5 BS. The 17" comes in 4.75
     
  18. Mar 1, 2009 at 9:11 AM
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    wat?
    u miht be able to sneak them by. u're already pulling the rim out by .75" from stock. i'd see if u can get them from a place and try them on before you take off. see if they'll mount some to the front and get in and do some full lock turns and see if its just rubbing plastic in the fenders or actually touching UCA's, etc
     
  19. Mar 1, 2009 at 9:21 AM
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    my thoughts exactly. I believe discount tire would let me do this.
     
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