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 Post subject: Rear tire size
 Post Posted: Fri Dec 11, 2015 10:09 pm 
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What's the biggest tire without notching frame rail


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 Post subject: Re: Rear tire size
 Post Posted: Sat Dec 12, 2015 2:38 pm 
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prob a 295-50-15 on a 8 inch wide rim.


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 Post subject: Re: Rear tire size
 Post Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 3:31 pm 
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X2 295/50/15, might have to roll the outer wheel lip.


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 Post subject: Re: Rear tire size
 Post Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 10:50 pm 
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245/50/16 on 16x8,5 wheel = 10.5 in rubber on the ground,no frame/body mods


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 Post subject: Re: Rear tire size
 Post Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2017 5:59 pm 
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1-bad boo wrote:
245/50/16 on 16x8,5 wheel = 10.5 in rubber on the ground,no frame/body mods


That size gives you 9.5 on the ground

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