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tire rubbing problem !

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by taco19, Jun 21, 2010.

  1. Jun 21, 2010 at 8:07 PM
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    taco19

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    Hey guys, i really need some help !
    I just got my New wheels and tires. and Murphys law ! they rub on the front left bumper. The biggest rub is the little plastic piece that hangs about 3 inches below the bumber. can i just trim the plastic piece ? my tires are 32" with a readylift spacer kit.
    Thanks
     
  2. Jun 21, 2010 at 8:07 PM
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    johnw

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    yah just trim them straight off no affect
     
  3. Jun 21, 2010 at 8:39 PM
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    And maybe use "passenger side" & "drivers side", instead of "left"...

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  4. Jun 21, 2010 at 8:41 PM
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    Yup-Trim away. Just take it slow so you don't hack off too much or make a cut thru a part you don't want to.
     
  5. Jun 21, 2010 at 8:45 PM
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    Snip it off. you don't need it. Careful tho, once you start cutting your hooked. Soon you'll be looking for something else to nibble off.
     
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  8. Jun 21, 2010 at 8:51 PM
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    Just trim a little bit at a time. And then be sure to cut the wheel all the way to both sides while slowly driving, also do the same in reverse cause I found out that even though they didnt rub while turning sharply going forward, they did slightly rub when turning the wheel in reverse.
     
  9. Jun 23, 2010 at 12:18 AM
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    holly . well know i know my stuff thanks !
     
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