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Tire Rub

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by FoxTaco, Dec 8, 2009.

  1. Dec 8, 2009 at 6:25 PM
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    FoxTaco

    FoxTaco [OP] Hoyt and Tacoma for life!!

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    AFE cold air intake, TRD Cat-Bak, Fox 2.5" resevoir coilovers & 2.0 rear Fox Shox from All-Pro Offroad.com, Daystar 2 1/2" leveling kit, , RBP black mesh grille, Panasonic double din touchscreen (flush(no flip out))
    I have very slight tire rub when i flex and have my wheel turned just the right way. What is the best solution for this? I have read that grinding the frame works, but will that make a weak point in my frame? What about wheel spacers? My buddy has an '05 Taco and swears by his 1/4 inch spacers. What have you done/use/liked the best? Thanks!!
     
  2. Dec 8, 2009 at 6:27 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    FlimFlubberJAM
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    Cut and Box the body mount. It wont weaken the frame.
     
  3. Dec 8, 2009 at 6:30 PM
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    FoxTaco

    FoxTaco [OP] Hoyt and Tacoma for life!!

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    AFE cold air intake, TRD Cat-Bak, Fox 2.5" resevoir coilovers & 2.0 rear Fox Shox from All-Pro Offroad.com, Daystar 2 1/2" leveling kit, , RBP black mesh grille, Panasonic double din touchscreen (flush(no flip out))
    Awesome thanks! Thats what my other friend did.
     
  4. Dec 9, 2009 at 8:50 AM
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    Padilla1880

    Padilla1880 "Let's Ride!"

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    Are you rubbing on your Cab Mounts or just inner plastics and fenders?
     
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