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Old 10-04-2013, 08:39 PM
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Well today was the day. I have had these HBS 2.5" spacers (thanks BrandonJ) sitting on the shelf for a few months now. I would love to tell everyone that the install took 1.5 hours but that would be a lie. These things were a bitch to get on mostly due to every screw/head turning at the same time, along with the squeeze to get the bottom shock mount back in. It took about 3.5 hours and 5 beers to get done. I'm glad its over and the truck looks great. Alignment on Monday and ready for some tires.

Pardon the portable crapper in the background... a house is being built next to mine.

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Well crap. Moderators please help me out and move to Leveling section at your convenience.
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Nice lookin truck. And I thought you had perfected the perfect size pooper and put in the bed.
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I've been waiting for this thread to come up. Looks good man! What tires are you planning to put on there?
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Haha. Thanks Guys. Nothing like getting photo bombed by a portable toilet.

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I have the 2013 Big Horn 20x8s. I'm still trying to decide but I'm leaning towards 295/60r20 in TrailGraps or Toyo MTs. This is mostly a highway truck but gets pretty dirty during duck season. The TGs are calling my name I think. Throw out some suggestions if you have any.

I haven't been on in awhile but I did see a post that you got a 3500!!!! Is that right?? I saw your plans for it too. SICK
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Brandon,

I have the 2013 Big Horn 20x8s. I'm still trying to decide but I'm leaning towards 295/60r20 in TrailGraps or Toyo MTs. This is mostly a highway truck but gets pretty dirty during duck season. The TGs are calling my name I think. Throw out some suggestions if you have any.

I haven't been on in awhile but I did see a post that you got a 3500!!!! Is that right?? I saw your plans for it too. SICK
I was definitely happy with my Toyo MT's on my 1500. Worked great for me. I'm leaning towards the AT2 Extremes for my 3500 though because of the amount of highway driving I do. I saw them on a leveled 3500 today and they looked really good.

The 295/60/20's will work great for you though. No matter what tire you get they'll look great. It's just a matter of choosing an AT or MT. Take a look at the AT2's. They're a pretty aggressive looking tire that will work a little better and last longer on the road for you.

Yup, I did jump up to a 3500. Fully loaded Laramie Limited Cummins. The 1500 was great but I wanted more. I've always wanted a Cummins and I figured if I'm gonna do it I might as well go all out and get a fully loaded one. I do have some big plans for it; it's going to be a beast in about 3-4 years.
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My brother and law has the toyos on his 2500 and swears by them. I may go that route. Still torn.

Congrats on your new truck. Glad for you. That 3500 is country boy loaded too. I bet you are loving it. Can't wait to see what you do with it.
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Got my tires on. I put a thread over in the Leveled section where this should be but thought might as well since i posted here originally.

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Damn nice looking tires.
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