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Old 08-20-2011, 09:08 PM
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Hello, I am the proud owner of a new 2011 ram 1500 4x4. I've been browsing the forums and decided that the first thing I want to do is get the 2.5" front leveling kit and new tires. Obviously I'm going for the bigger "beefyer" look. What tire size do you all suggest? It came with 275/60 r-20's. Someone suggested 305/55 r20 but I think i would like bigger, but i definitely dont want any rubbing or shock bottoming out issues on my new truck. Any suggestions? Thanks!
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Hi and a warm Carolina welcome to the best RAM ForumZ on the web. I'm not the first and won't be the last to ask ~ How about posting a few photos of your truck? I'm here to help you navigate the site so how about dropping by the Newbie Checkin to say hi. I would say the sizes recommended are accurate unless you have a lift kit and possibly even spacers.
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Take it from me, post pics soon or you will get eaten alive.. they smell posts without pics and come out of the wood works
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so Derek, did you ever get the door ding fixed? And did you ever post a good set of photos of that Black truck?
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Welcome to the forum and congrats on the new truck. Once you level it the largest tire you would want to go without issues would be a 35" but they will fill your wheelwell to the maximum and depending on the tread style may cause you to rub some. Oh and he right you will want to post pics we all love to see em
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see what I am talking about, and come to think about it I have posted them in several threads but never dropped in and put any up in the newbie check in.. and no I did not get the door ding fixed. I need to but I have been working 6 days a week and my kids have football and Karate so I have not looked in to getting it fixed but I am.. I will put up photos of "HOME-WRECKER" as soon as I can.
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Do you want taller or wider or both?

I'd go with a 285/70 to get both some more height and width.
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