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I've got a 2001 4X4 Ram extended cab. I'm wanting to put a 5 inch lift on it with 35 inch tires and 15x10 inch rims.

But a lot of the pictures I've seen of Rams with a 5 inch lift and 35 inch tires... Well the tires almost look too small. The 37 inch tires look like they fit the lift and truck better. The trucks just seem to have a better stance.

I've also heard that if you're going to go with tires larger than 35 inches you need more than a 5 inch lift.

Anyone have a side view picture of your truck with 35 in or 37 inch tires for comparison? Preferably with a 5 inch lift.

If you post a photo please include your specs for reference... 5 inch suspention lift, 3 inch body lift, 37 inch tires, 15X12 rims, etc....
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I'm not gunna post a photo since I'm only 2.5" taller and 33's haha.

Anyways I can't wait to see how your truck looks after you finish. You'll have to post some pics when your done
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3" lift on a 1500 MegaCab with LT325/60RX18's. This tire is an equivalent to a 33" tall tire. The wheels are 18X9.

While you were looking for 35's, this may help you in understanding how a 33" looks and I think you are right...a 35 would look better.

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Since Maddog showed you what 33's look like I mind as well show you too, but mine hold the stock 20. Mine are not mud terrain tires they are the BFG All-Terrain KOs 305/55/20

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Thanks Guys, Those look great.

A good side shot photo of a 2nd Gen Ram with 35's or 37's would really help me get a good guage of what my truck is going to look like.

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well then here is mine with a 2" level kit and 34" tires on 20" oem rims
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I have 4" lift sitting on 37's. Rubbed at first on turns, but my husband cut away some of the inside wheel wells...then placed (sp) phenalic spacers and bumped front out. (Still having trouble learning how to get pics here, but I will try)






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Damn...I purely do like the lift and tires on that ^^^^ truck!!!
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Damn...I purely do like the lift and tires on that ^^^^ truck!!!
Thank You! She's my girl! I LOVE my truck, but I sure do like yours! I think I need counseling.....it just doesn't seem right!
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How wide are the 37's?
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