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Anyone know if I would have any problems running 305/70/16 on my 2012 Ram 4x4 with bilstein 5100's in the front ? I currently have the stock 20's 275/60/20
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The diameter is fine and there are other guys running 305s so you'll be fine if, when you're looking for rims, you make sure the offset pushes the tires out enough that they don't scrub.

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16 inch rims are too small for the 4th gen dodges. 17's or bigger. I have looked into that for the past 2 years, since purchasing my wife's truck.
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The 16s don't provide enough clearance for the calipers?
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yes you are stuck with 17+, 16s wont clear the calipers
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Good info, thanks.
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