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Old 09-23-2010, 02:04 AM
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Hello, I have a 2000 1500 QC 4x4 Laramie, it came with the stock 16" 3 spoke wheels with the optioned 265/75/16 tires. Here is the truck now....



Anyway, I have just bought a set of the 17" Off-road edition wheels......these



I want to know what is the best sized tire for me to run without rubbing issues. Will a 285/75/17 in something like a Firestone Destination A/T fit just fine? Any help will be appreciated. Thanks!!
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That would fit just fine.
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Btw, that's a good lookin ram you got
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I run 285/70/17s I think. Kelly Safari Trex. I do have the off road package but there is a lot of room.


My dad runs the same brand but in 265/16s

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Those will look great on your truck!
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That would fit just fine.
Thanks Jcasey! Guess I'll go with that size then. I haven't seen those Safari's before, you like em?
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[QUOTE=wermbang;317115]I run 285/70/17s I think. Kelly Safari Trex. I do have the off road package but there is a lot of room.


Yeah those look good on your truck! How do you like those Safari's? I haven't seen them before. Thanks!
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Thanks man! Gotta be better than those nasty 3-spokers, not a fan of those myself.
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Love them. Did great last winter, goes right through puddles, and are not very noisy on the highway. My dad likes them too, his are 10 plys and mine are the 8s. My friend also has them on his 1-ton ferd and says they have been great for him too.
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Man i love those oem off road alloys.
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