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Real quick question about sport rims on 1st gen

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Lunercrab, Apr 19, 2010.

  1. Apr 19, 2010 at 9:41 AM
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    Lunercrab

    Lunercrab [OP] AKA "06tacosport"

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    K so I have my 17" sport rims up for sale on craigslist and Simone emailed me to ask if they would fit on a 2004? I honestly don't know what to tell him. Anyone have an idea? I mean obvisously he needs to make sure his is 6 lug and if it is will the spacing and stuff work? Thanks guys
     
  2. Apr 19, 2010 at 9:42 AM
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    Tell him "yes".
     
  3. Apr 19, 2010 at 10:50 AM
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    Aside from the question of whether your customer has the required bolt pattern (6 on 5.5), there is the question of wheel offset as well. The 17x7.5 TRD Sport wheels have a standard offset of 30 mm. 1st gen TRD wheels had a standard offset of 15 mm. The means that your TRD Sport wheels will be tucked in 15 mm further (about 9/16") than the wheels that came on the 1st gen truck.

    Depending on the tire used, it is very possible there will be some interference with the upper control arm.
     
  4. Apr 19, 2010 at 11:58 AM
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    Thanks I figured there probably be an issue but I just wanted to reconfirm. I'll forward him this info.
     
  5. Apr 19, 2010 at 12:25 PM
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    There's a first Gen parked where I'm working today w/ 2nd Gen wheels. (Looks badass.) I don't know what year the truck is, but it's clearly possible. Digiratus clearly knows what he's talking about.
     
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