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Old 08-23-2013, 11:07 PM
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So I pulled the trigger on a set of bilstein 5100 and a 1" rear spacer. I really need help with tires and rims. Would like 35's and no rubbing. Anyone have some good ideas? Oh, I got the rear spacer so I could set the bilsteins to the max.
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If you set the Bilsteins to max you'll clear 35's no problem. The width is what you need to be concerned about. Typically to fit anything wider than a 285 on the stock wheels will require 1/4" spacers. If you go with aftermarket wheels you just need to order the correct offset. Typically 0 or -12 for a 9" wide rim.
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Couple days ago I got a 2.5 pro comp level. Mayhem wheels with a +18 offset wrapped with Atturo Trail Blade MT's 35x12.5x20 no rubbing and rides just as good as stock
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I run Bilsteins at full lift and a 1 1/2 rear spacer. Will soon be moving back down to a 1inch spacer myself. From reading the bils settle around 2.6 lift so my 1.5 in rear is just a bit over kill since I do zero towing at this point.
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So I pulled the trigger on a set of bilstein 5100 and a 1" rear spacer. I really need help with tires and rims. Would like 35's and no rubbing. Anyone have some good ideas? Oh, I got the rear spacer so I could set the bilsteins to the max.
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I would bet on Top Gun Customz. They're one of the only companies that makes 1" rear spacers for the 1500's.
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