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What wheel width for 265/70/17?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Bolt79, Jul 23, 2011.

  1. Jul 23, 2011 at 12:01 AM
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    Bolt79

    Bolt79 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    265-70-17 Goodyear Duratracs. Pro Comp 17x8 8089's. Bilstein 5100's front and rear (front set to 1.75). 1/4 inch spacer--driver side. TSB rear leaf springs. WeatherTech floor liners. EGR in-channel vent visors. RDS tool box.
    Looking at getting some 265/70/17 Duratracs and some new wheels. Does anyone know if this tire size will work on a 9 inch wheel? Thanks.
     
  2. Jul 23, 2011 at 12:05 AM
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    Yes, will work on both 8in and 9in wheels.
     
  3. Jul 23, 2011 at 12:06 AM
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    Also,

    With an 8" width wheel, you'll have more sidewall protection from curbs/ rocks from rashing your wheels compared to a 9" wheel.
     
  4. Jul 23, 2011 at 7:12 AM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    No it will not. The Goodyear website indicates the approved rim widths for that size duratrac is 7-8.5"
     
  5. Jul 23, 2011 at 8:25 AM
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    Thanks for the insight...I'm going with the 8's.
     
  6. Jul 23, 2011 at 10:01 AM
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    my apologies
     
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