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What size wheel do you like BEST!!

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by 07speedwayblue, Nov 28, 2009.

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Which wheel size do you like BEST?

Poll closed Dec 28, 2009.
  1. 16" wheel

    118 vote(s)
    46.6%
  2. 17" wheel

    86 vote(s)
    34.0%
  3. 18" wheel

    34 vote(s)
    13.4%
  4. 20" wheel

    15 vote(s)
    5.9%
  1. Nov 28, 2009 at 9:09 AM
    #1
    07speedwayblue

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    What size wheel do you like best 16", 17" 18" or 20" ? Do the 18" and 20" wheels look out of place with a 31"-33" tire?
     
  2. Nov 28, 2009 at 9:18 AM
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    Griztaco

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    I like the 16. I like the tire sidewall to wheel to be nicely balanced. Too much wheel just doesn't look right.
     
  3. Nov 28, 2009 at 9:22 AM
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    DeeKay21

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    Im running 18"s and I love them!!:D
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  4. Nov 28, 2009 at 9:37 AM
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    IrishPilot

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    I think an 18 fills in the truck well. I love my taco, but when I look at the stock 16s it just looks disproportionate...too small that is. Wish I could afford some 18s and new tires. Im not a lift guy, but would like a workaround that would make the truck look bigger!
     
  5. Nov 28, 2009 at 10:03 AM
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    I voted 16, more tire for wheeling then they still look good.
     
  6. Nov 28, 2009 at 10:16 AM
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    Dashe

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    gotta go with 16's. And yes, i do think 18 and 20 inch wheels look out of place on 31-33 inch tires. hell, i even think they look goofy on 35's.
     
  7. Nov 28, 2009 at 11:04 AM
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    AriZonaD54

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    17s. 16s were hard to find tires for. 18's are too big.
     
  8. Nov 28, 2009 at 11:13 AM
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    sandman427

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    18s for me...
     
  9. Nov 28, 2009 at 11:20 AM
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    98_Mud_bug

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    ive got 18's and i love them.. i still have enough tire to air down and have a good footprint.. and im not doing any serious rock crawling.. and thats the smallest size they make the rims i have...:D
     
  10. Nov 28, 2009 at 11:27 AM
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    sandman427

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    samething here... i got the monsters tho...
     
  11. Nov 28, 2009 at 2:23 PM
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    I like 17's...
     
  12. Nov 28, 2009 at 8:14 PM
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    I like 16 and 17. I bought 16 coz' I bought the tires first, but choices are limited. With 17, you'll have tons of choices.
     
  13. Nov 28, 2009 at 8:32 PM
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    16 more sidewall
     
  14. Nov 28, 2009 at 10:49 PM
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    22"s or nothin + thin rubber...sexy
     
  15. Nov 29, 2009 at 6:11 AM
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    For off roading, I have always prefered the 16's (depending on tire size your running), but on my Prerunner, Im kinda becoming fond of the look of the 18's...:eek:
     
  16. Nov 29, 2009 at 6:38 AM
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    Here are my 18's on a 32" tire.

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  17. Nov 29, 2009 at 6:38 AM
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    16" wheel, 33" tire.

    Larger wheels eat in to your rubber, which is whatcha really need for truck stuff anyway.

    35" would look good if you could run them without a 6+" lift without rubbing. The amount of lift that needs to go on to accomodate 35s with free motion looks ugly to me...too much space between the tire and the fender...
     
  18. Nov 29, 2009 at 9:33 AM
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    Had tons on the old Taco's.... new Tundra is pretty stock
    I like 17's, but for practicality, I think im going to get a set of 16's next so theres more sidewalll for offroad.
     
  19. Nov 29, 2009 at 11:31 AM
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    07speedwayblue

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    I like the 16" myself, I like more tire to at least equal tire/wheel look. But I guess I will be going with the 17" since most 16" wheels don`t fit to well on the sport TRD`s.
     
  20. Nov 29, 2009 at 12:20 PM
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