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Tire size vs lift

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by 2009tacomav6, Mar 12, 2009.

  1. Mar 12, 2009 at 2:08 PM
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    2009tacomav6

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    Can I put a 295 on a 3" lift without triming? I have a -backspace wheel at -4.5 on a 17x9.

    Thanks!
     
  2. Mar 12, 2009 at 2:16 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    295 what? Whats the tire height?
     
  3. Mar 12, 2009 at 2:34 PM
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    wat?
    ditto....295 is only the width
     
  4. Mar 12, 2009 at 3:05 PM
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    sorry I thought the width was the key element. I am looking at the 295/70/17. It a hair wider than the 285 and smaller than the 305 and a lot cheaper...
     
  5. Mar 12, 2009 at 3:06 PM
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    You will have to trim.
     
  6. Mar 12, 2009 at 3:22 PM
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    That is what I was thinking... I imainge if I throw a hundred pound bumper on the front it might even require more triming, huh?
     
  7. Mar 12, 2009 at 4:39 PM
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