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Old 04-01-2011, 10:09 AM
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The stock 20s will look great with a nice set of A/T tires on them. I went with the stock 275/60/20 in an A/T tire and I love it. If you keep the stock rim or get aftermarket rims with similar sizing and backspacing, you have several options. It really depends on if you are wanting a taller tire, a wider tire, or both I guess. 305/50/20s will fit with no modifications. It's a good deal wider than the stock tire but its also a bit shorter. Prices on that size run very close to the price of stock size tires. 305/55/20s look better I think because they are wider but actually a smidge taller than the stock tires. But they are also quite a bit more espensive and I think you would need either a front leveling kit or 1/4 inch spacers to keep them from rubbing a little. Those are the most popular sizes on the factory wheels but there are some other options too like 275/65/20s (slightly taller than stock, no fitment issues, but limited manufacturers and expensive) or 285/60/20s or 285/65/20s (very slightly wider, quite a bit taller than stock but once again limited manufactures and very expensive).

Just do a Google image search for the sizes you think you might be interested in and you can look at all of them you want. For example, Google image "Ram 305/55/20". You can also throw in the manufacturer you are considering and if it's a popular tire you will likely find pics of the exact tire and size on a Ram posted somewhere.

I'm a huuuuuuge fan of Cooper Zeon LTZ but there are a lot of good tires out there. Happy hunting!
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