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I have been wanting to mod my truck finally and I'm stuck on what to do... I have a 09 ram 1500 Crew cab 4x4 Laramie. First off, I am looking at doing the hellbent steel 2-2.5" lift. Bushwacker pocket style flares painted to match, black fuel offroad wheels 20x9 with +1mm offset. Here's the thing I will be driving alot on the interstate and in town for the summer and I want to keep descent mpg... I have been looking at the toyo OC at2 in the stock size 275 60r20... Help me with pics or opinions on if it will look stupid with low offset wheel and stock size tires and flares. I figured the tires will stick out .25 inch then stock now so with flares it shouldn't look bad... Also maybe just the 2" level? Please help!
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NOOOOOO not those flares

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this is the THIRD thread he's started on the same topic. We are helping him on his one in the wheels/tires sub-forum. We told him it would look silly.

MODS need to remove these other two threads. is there an emoticon for TRIPLE POST?
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this is the THIRD thread he's started on the same topic. We are helping him on his one in the wheels/tires sub-forum. We told him it would look silly.

MODS need to remove these other two threads. is there an emoticon for TRIPLE POST?
Ya no kidding! Seriously NebRam09... one post for your question is more than enough. You don't need to make 3 different threads. It just gets annoying and confusing.

MODS, this one should be removed. Keep the one where gonefishing776 and myself have actually given him some proper advice.
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just givin you a hard time OP! Welcome to the Forum, hope you have tough skin
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Very sorry guys I want to delete this only should have post once!
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dont worry about it. the mods will find it sooner or later. we'll continue to help you on the other thread
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No worries. Like gonefishin776 said, we're just giving you a hard time. Check out one of the other threads you started on this subject. Both myself and gonefishin776 actually gave you some good advice on that one.
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NOOOOOO not those flares

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Pocket flares is not for everyone as candy08 shows his distaste in them...LOL

They have personally grown on me, but if you are going to run that +1 offset, I would NOT run that pocket flare as you will be tucked in a good 1-1.5" and that does not look good
If you are adamant about running them, you will need a minimum of a 20x10 -12 offset rim to have it flush with the flares.

Again, not sure what like...not sure if you like that tucked under look, but just giving my 2 cents



Oh and I can give/send you an invoice as well....LOL
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i have them on my truck and let me tell you they look awesome!! nothing but compliments they make your truck stand out so is thats what you want just do it.
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