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Tires

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by AlaskanTaco, Dec 12, 2011.

  1. Dec 12, 2011 at 3:13 PM
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    AlaskanTaco

    AlaskanTaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I am putting on a 3 inch lift on my baby soon. Just can't decide what tore size I should run. 285/75/16's? I don't want a whole lot of mpg killed, and I still want to be able to some what pass people on the highway. Without re-gearing anytime soon. What are y'all running in your i4
     
  2. Dec 12, 2011 at 3:14 PM
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    AlaskanTaco

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  3. Dec 12, 2011 at 3:15 PM
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    pudge151

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    lift plus even slightly bigger tires equals decrease MPG
     
  4. Dec 12, 2011 at 3:25 PM
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    hard2kill

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    ...315's,2in bora wheel spacers,safari snorkel,wheel spacers,bruteforcefab rear bumper and sliders,afe filter,hi-lift jack,5100 with OME 886 & 1/2in spacer,allpro expo's,icon 10in rear shox,flip kit,ss brake lines,cobra cb,fog light mod,yellow fogs,weathertech mats,fullsize spare tire and extra sport rim,tinted windows,aeroturbine 2525 muffler dumped over axle...rear diff breather mod...removed factory spare...removed 2nd air filter...THULE roof rack and fairing....bud builts front to back,allpoo front bumper,BAMF lca skids,overland Offroad roof and bed racks,
    255-80-17 / 255-85-16 33in tall 10in wide...awesome tire...easy on the mpg's tuff as shit offroad
     
  5. Dec 13, 2011 at 5:42 PM
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    DPR921

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    all 285's i beileve are going to be a E load rating so there all going to be super heavy..
     
  6. Dec 21, 2011 at 5:21 PM
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    Skunkman

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    I run 265-75-16 on TRD OR rims right now, with 2.5 in the front, and 3 in the back. They ride great, and the trucks handles them well, but they also look a little small in the wheel well. I have a new set of 255-75-17 BFG Mud Terrain KM's to put on, as soon as someone close comes off a set of TRD Sport wheels. If I was going to buy new tires, I would try the 255-80-16's. They have a bunch of good reviews.
     
  7. Dec 21, 2011 at 5:23 PM
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    whippersnapper02

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    6 lug truck?
     
  8. Dec 22, 2011 at 3:31 PM
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    AlaskanTaco

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    Yup. I live in Alaska! Come on!
     
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