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P265/75R16's fit on stock 08?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Overheadspec, Nov 1, 2008.

  1. Nov 1, 2008 at 4:22 PM
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    Overheadspec

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    Just wanted to ask if P65/75R16's would fit on my 08 Prerunner LB without any mods; and if you have any pictures of the same out there. Also, would stepping up to this size from P245/75R16 change gas mileage much?
     
  2. Nov 1, 2008 at 4:31 PM
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    From what i've read 265/75/16 is the biggest we can go without rubbing with no lift. I've been looking at this alot since i also plan on getting this size.
     
  3. Nov 1, 2008 at 4:33 PM
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    What have you heard about the drop in MPG?
     
  4. Nov 1, 2008 at 6:23 PM
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    ^Yes, they will fit. I saw no drop in mileage but that would depend on the weight of the tire you put on.
     
  5. Nov 1, 2008 at 6:26 PM
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    Keep in mind a wider tire weighs more than just going to a taller tire. Most of us go wider when we go taller but if you keep close to your stock width you will keep the tires weight down. Just a heads up, I didn't follow this by any means.
     
  6. Nov 2, 2008 at 5:20 AM
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    Thanks for responses; do you guys have pics of stock height with this size tire?
     
  7. Nov 2, 2008 at 5:22 AM
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    i am running that size w/ a stock truck right now. i have a couple shots in my gallery. no rubbing and it fills the wheel wells nicely.
     
  8. Nov 2, 2008 at 8:23 AM
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    Not the best pic:

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  9. Nov 2, 2008 at 10:32 AM
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    WilsonTheDog, Thanks for responses. You said no drop in MPG. Did you start out with Dunlop GrandTrek 245/75/16? What kind of 265/6516's do you have? I saw the pic, but couldn't make out what model they were. Looks great, though. PS diddo on the NObama.
     
  10. Nov 2, 2008 at 11:18 AM
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    Yes, had the Dunslops, replaced after about 7K miles and they sit in my garage taking up space. I now have Firestone Destination A/T's. They are P rated (I don't really go off road), which keeps the weight down. If you go with C or D rated tires, weight will increase dramatically. The 245/75/16 Dunslops weigh 34lbs while the 265/75/16 Destinations are 44lbs. C rated Destinations are 50lbs.
     
  11. Nov 2, 2008 at 12:43 PM
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    Thanks for the info; I assume by C and D rating you mean extra Ply, as in LT?
     
  12. Nov 2, 2008 at 5:31 PM
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