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Hi everyone! Newbie here and I am hoping someone can help me out I have a '13 ram 1500 sport with NO leveling kit or lift. I am wanting new rims and have found some with a -12 offset. The backspacing is 4.53 I believe. I have 275/70R18 tires I need to use. I would like them to stick out a little more than the factory wheels/tires, but I have to be careful because I drive on gravel everyday. I have been told by some tire shops that this won't work and others say it will be fine. I don't know what answer is correct
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Those tires are only 33.2"x10.8" which is only slightly larger than stock. You'll be able to fit those no problem on an 18x9 -12 offset rim. Keep in mind that they will be sticking out over an inch further than the stock wheel/tire set up.
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Your new rims will sit 31mm further out than stock 20" rims. No issue other than rocks being thrown onto the side of the truck.
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Those tires are only 33.2"x10.8" which is only slightly larger than stock. You'll be able to fit those no problem on an 18x9 -12 offset rim. Keep in mind that they will be sticking out over an inch further than the stock wheel/tire set up.
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