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Old 10-04-2012, 08:34 AM
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How big of tire fits stock rim.

I have a 03 with a leveling kit with the stock 16inch rim. im looking to buy a set of 305/70/16 but i just want to make sure that their not too wide for my rim. Thank you.
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Old 10-04-2012, 05:34 PM
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they are wider than recommended , but it has been donw numerous times. towing would not be ideal but DD will be fine. it may feel squirmish due to side wall roll.
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those tires are fine, my father runs them on his stock 04 no problem towing the 25ft carolina, decent fuel mileage and wear.
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I run 35x12.5 Kuhmo MT's on my stock 17's.
I tow A LOT. Truck rides fine on the highway.
Only problem I have is in the center lane, the 18 wheelers "grooved" our highways, and the tires tend ride in the groove, and pull the truck around a little when towing.
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Old 10-08-2012, 06:32 PM
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I have stock 16's on my 03 and im not sure how wide they are.
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