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Will 33-12.5/17LT fit on an 08?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Joeymgd78, Jan 3, 2012.

  1. Jan 3, 2012 at 9:07 AM
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    will 33x12.50R-17LT fit on a 08 tacoma not lifted
     
  2. Jan 3, 2012 at 9:14 AM
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    if not what is the largest size that will fit
     
  3. Jan 3, 2012 at 9:21 AM
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    I would prefer a lift if you're gonna be running 33's.
     
  4. Jan 3, 2012 at 9:22 AM
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    Yes, it will fit but you will be doing a lot of cutting
     
  5. Jan 3, 2012 at 9:30 AM
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    I run 255/75R17 on my truck with a 3 inch lift and have no rubbing/trimming, and thats a 32" tire. I heard you can run my size with no lift, but a 33 you'd be cutting and trimming a good bit.
     
  6. Jan 3, 2012 at 10:01 AM
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    The quick and easy awnser is NO.
     
  7. Jan 3, 2012 at 10:20 AM
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    will 265x70r17 look too small with a 2.5 inch lift
     
  8. Jan 3, 2012 at 10:32 AM
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    I personally think 265/70/17 will look too small with a 2.5" lift. 265/70/17 mud terrains will look good on stock height, but if you're going with a 2.5" lift then 33's will be your best option.
     
  9. Jan 3, 2012 at 10:37 AM
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    ok im gonna go 33x12.50r17 then thanks for your help
     
  10. Jan 3, 2012 at 10:42 AM
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    I have 285/75s on mine with a 3", little bit of rubbage but no big deal!
     
  11. Jan 3, 2012 at 10:44 AM
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    Without a lift you will probably not make it out of the parking lot. 12.5 is pretty wide and you'll hit fenders as soon as you turn the wheel. I am lifted and run 9.5" width rims with 33" mud terrains and I had to trim a couple inches off the fenders.
     
  12. Jan 3, 2012 at 10:47 AM
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    285/70/17 MAX.
     
  13. Jan 3, 2012 at 10:47 AM
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    lol damn it this is a pain
     
  14. Jan 3, 2012 at 10:54 AM
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    im going to put a 2.5 lift before the tires but the 305x70r17 is too wide huh? this sucks
     
  15. Jan 3, 2012 at 10:57 AM
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    ok so im going 285x70r17 with a 2.5inch lift that should be good right guys
     
  16. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:08 AM
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    you'll need wheel spacers if you are running the stock rims.
     
  17. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:09 AM
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    im getting the dc2 rims with 4.5 back spacing
     
  18. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:19 AM
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    Those will work, but you'll still need to trim some plastic and possibly chop your cab mounts.
     
  19. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:30 AM
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    Cab mount should be fine, but flaps have to go.
     
  20. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:34 AM
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    Some have to chop their cab mounts, some don't. It has to do with how aggressive the sidewall of the tire is.
     
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