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Old 01-18-2012, 12:53 PM
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get a mud tire with good sidewalls in a size that will fit under your stock rig. you still run the risk of messing up your wheels no matter what tire you have. i had 17's with 35's on my old truck and gouged 2 wheels while running trails. just like you i was not on the rubicon or any hard core trails. it doesn't take much to ruin wheels.
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It wasn't like I was on the Rubicon Trail or anything. And by nerfed I mean scratch / gouged by a rock. I finding that these 20" wheels / tires offer no protection from rocks and such. That's why I posted my question.
No offence meant. The dodge 1500 is a very nice and pretty truck, best looking of all the trucks out there I think. Yes the 20" rims are good on the road for handling but not so good for offroading unless U have a huge tire. 17" is the way to go for sure. 17" with tires will give U a better ride and traction offroad and are a bit cheaper than 20s.
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