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Old 12-02-2013, 11:38 AM
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im running a 99 4x4 single cab with a 2 inch leveling kit on brand new 315/75/16 cooper discover st's they only scrub a little bit when i have the wheel fully turned, this is with the stock wheels. im going to get new wheels because the stock ones are too skinny and the tires arent wearing right. my question is will 16x10's with 4 inch backspacing cause it to scrub worse? or will that improve my scrubing? thanks for any info
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It will scrub worse. May even require fender trimming.

Why do you think the stock wheels are too skinny? Is this change for looks? How do you use your truck? What is the target for your reasoning of that wheel size?

I'd suggest not going any wider than 9" on the wheel and no less than 4.5" for backspacing.
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I think they're too skinny because the outside of the tires aren't wearing only the inside is I use it for a daily driver and very mild offroading (driving to the deer stand and back) I wanted that size to make it sit higher and I want the wheels to improve wear on the tires and a little better look! Thanks for the feedback!
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