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Is anyone running this size on their truck? I have seen a pic of a 295/75/17, but wanted to know if anyone had any input. Will they rub on a factory 4x4? I was going to level, but after all the horror stories, I have decided against it.

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what was the original size from factory 265/70r17? i have a book that can cross reference tire sizes for width and diameter?
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sorry my book shows no such size of either tire
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34x11.22x17
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I'm pretty sure he means 285/75/17, like his post title states, not the 295/75/17 it says in the body of the post. So...

There are lots of 285/s out there, and they should fit a stock 4x4 with not mods.

Just to add, I've put several leveling kits on with not problems. I'm not sure what horror stories you are referring to.
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