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Old 02-25-2009, 09:53 AM
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36's on 97 F250

Can 36's fit on an F250 with just maybe a leveling kit. The 35's on f350 thread gave me this idea. I was looking at that green truck with 35's and he looks to have 2-3" more of space to fit a tire. By the way It will be on a 9.75" width rim with 1.5" spacers. Thanks!
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:10 AM
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I have 35's on my 95 F350 2wd. i had to trim the bumper a little so the lugs on my buckshot mudders wouldnt rub. its a tight fit though. they will rub the bottom of the fender next to the doors before they will hit the top. good luck
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:14 AM
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I dont mind a little trimming. Surely if you can fit 35's on a 2wd I can fit 36's on a 4wd. Wouldnt you think so?
Thanks man! Nice truck!
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:19 AM
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you should be able to, because my truck still has stock springs and no spacers. so i would think you could with a little trim work. and thanks
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:20 AM
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Sweet man. Thanks. Im buying military tires for 275.00 for a set of 4 with 90% tread. What size rim do you have? I got a 16.5
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i only have a leveling kit in my truck and i was able to fit 35's but like j. wheeler i had to trim the bumper a little so they wouldnt rub
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:24 AM
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im runnin 16s right now, but i had some humvee tires on some 16.5s on it for a long while cuz the tires were cheap and tuff as he11 and the were a little taller than my buckshots
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Yeah I dont mind a little trimming to the front bumper. Its no biggy. I just dont want to have to trim the fender and stuff like that.
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:26 AM
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Yeah the humvee tires are the ones im gettin off ebay. I have 16.5 in the wheel you have so I dont need the rims they come with. How did you like them? Are they loud?
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:28 AM
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shouldnt have to trim the fender but it will be tight
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