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Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by branct06, Aug 7, 2009.

  1. Aug 7, 2009 at 10:07 AM
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    branct06

    branct06 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    ok i put on a 3'' toytec ultimate kit and now im looking at rims and tires i have decided to go with 18x9 xd monsters and 285/65/18 tires, will i have problems with this? i see a lot of ppl went with 285/70 or 285/75 tires, what is the difference between the three?
     
  2. Aug 7, 2009 at 10:15 AM
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    David Tarantino

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    why 285/65r18
     
  3. Aug 7, 2009 at 10:15 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    a 285/70 is the common size of a 33" tire with a 17" rim diameter, and a 285/75 is a common 33" tire size for a 16" wheel. The size you are choosing should be fine with a little trimming.
     
  4. Aug 7, 2009 at 10:15 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    He's looking at 18" wheels, so Im guessing he wants a 33" tire for it. ;)
     
  5. Aug 7, 2009 at 10:18 AM
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    DeeKay21

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    I have 18x9"s with 285/65-18"s and they work fine. Just had to do some minor trimming like chris said. No biggie.:cool:
     
  6. Aug 7, 2009 at 10:20 AM
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    yes im looking at 18's and thanks for the help
     
  7. Aug 7, 2009 at 10:22 AM
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    branct06

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    my next issue is im debating between bfg A/T or nitto A/T??? any input
     
  8. Aug 7, 2009 at 10:23 AM
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    chris4x4

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    I prefer the Nittos.
     
  9. Aug 7, 2009 at 10:28 AM
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    David Tarantino

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    ok i got that but i was thinking how many mfg make a tire in that size
    i have maybe michelin bfg firestone and kumho
    in stock i only carry bfg and kumho
     
  10. Aug 7, 2009 at 10:29 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Gottcha. ;)
     
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