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Old 03-13-2013, 10:49 PM
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ok, so I got my new wheels and tires installed today and love them. like many mods though they have made another mod necessary lol. the tires stick out 3" to the outside edge of the tread and 3 and 3/4" to the outer most edge of the side walls. I may be wrong but im thinking this means pocket flares. im torn between getting them painted to match or just leaving them black. I also think that since now there is hardly any chrome that I need to change the side steps. if it was up to me there wouldn't be any steps but its a must for the wife and kids. what kind do you all think would look good? ill attach a pic so you all can see what im working with. also open to anymore suggestions you all may have
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For sure get painted..i think if a truck looks more aggressive than go with pocket style...but for a nice clean looking truck, a nice street flare looks best.
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just realized the pic didn't attach....oops
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YA thats a nice, rugged lookin truck! especially with the brush guard and tires, definitely pocket flares! painted, or else it would be too much black. Painted pockets for sure!
get black steps to match or get the hidden ones that pop down when you open the door! If id known about those before i got mine, i would have!

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Painted pocket flares for sure! Leaving them black looks cheap in my opinion.

What are your wheel and tire specs?
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