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Will I need spacers?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by BAP_29, Aug 10, 2009.

  1. Aug 10, 2009 at 7:26 PM
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    BAP_29

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    Ive searched and searched and havnt found a solid answer. If I was to get bilstein shocks set at 2.5" and leave my stock 17" sport rims on, will I rub the UCAs with either of these tires if I dont get wheel spacers?:
    265/65/17 stock tire
    265/70/17 BFG A/T
    285/70/17 BGF A/T
     
  2. Aug 10, 2009 at 7:29 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    u'll rub uca's w/ 285's on stockers....265's are golden
     
  3. Aug 10, 2009 at 7:31 PM
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    ok, looks like i'll be stickin with 265s then =[
     
  4. Aug 10, 2009 at 7:32 PM
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    wat?

    yup...stock backspacing just doesnt cut it. new rims or spidertrax to fit those 285's
     
  5. Aug 10, 2009 at 7:34 PM
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    yeah i thought about the spidertrax but my friend tells me theyre dangerous, esp in a wreck but idk. From what ive read on here the people who have used the spidertrax brand havnt had any problems, but still theres a risk involved i guess
     
  6. Aug 10, 2009 at 7:35 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    there's a risk w/ backing out ur driveway. spidertrax are quality. u wont have an issue w/ them
     
  7. Aug 10, 2009 at 7:39 PM
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    I'll think about em but idk. the 265s will be cheaper too, if i go with those. I saw a pic of MyToyTaco's truck with a 3 inch lift and 265/70/17 BFG A/Ts on stock rims and it looks real good
     
  8. Aug 10, 2009 at 7:41 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    265/70/17 will look good. i run 255/75/17 as my trail tires....5" narrower, but a full 32" tall
     
  9. Aug 10, 2009 at 7:43 PM
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    Ok thanks for the help jhodge. Now lets just hope I can get the parents to let me do this! haha. Im hoping for the bilsteins for my bday and get some a/ts for xmas!
     
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