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Old 06-20-2013, 09:27 AM
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Ok so looking at wheels for my 2011 ram slt, and on some sites im looking at the bolt pattern, some wheels are 5-139, and some say 5-127. Im assuming the 139 is the correct bolt pattern?? and with a leveling kit is anyone running a 305 tire? or what is the biggest tire deminsion that anyone is running??
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bolt pattern in 5x5.5 or 5x139.7 (standard to metric)

yes u can fit a 305 (12" wide) with a level kit. most people run 35x12.5 tires and need a 0 to negative offset rim (like a -12 or -24mm) to prevent rubbing.

with a 305 you could run a 0 or smaller offset than stock (less than +19) and u should be fine.
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What gonefishin776 said^^

As long as you go with a 0 offset (provided you're going with a 20x9 rim) you'll clear a 305 tire no problem.

And yes, 5 on 5.5 (139.7mm) is the correct bolt pattern.

Do you have a leveling kit or are you just at stock height? That will determine how big of a tire you can go with.
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it will be an 18" rim, and yes i will be leveled with 2.5 hbs level kit
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With a 2.5" leveling kit you can go up to a 35x12.5 tire provided you have the right offset on your rim. On a 9" wide wheel you will need at least a 0 offset but you can go further negative if you want to have your tires sticking out further. Keep in mind the further you go out the more likely you are to rub on the back of the inner fender or on the front valance.
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