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post #1 of 8 Old 10-01-2009, 06:41 PM Thread Starter
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12.5" wide tire on 12" wide rim

Can that be run safely? If not...why?


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Yes i think my buddy went a inche wider you should be fine.

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Alrighty thanks


97' F-250.Triple Gauges,5" exhaust 6" tip,TS,6637,33x14 Boggers on Welds,Polk/Kenwood System,one shallow 12,
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I'm running a 36x15.5 on a 18x9 wheel. No problems.

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yeah but I will only have half of an inch between the width of the rim and the tire.


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should be fine theyre just a complete pia to mount up even with the machine its hard

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I personally wouldnt go more the 4.5" over rim width. you can run 12.5" tires on some 9" rims. I would like that better. thats just me though.
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I wouldn't worry about it, guys run 12 inch wide tires on the skinny dually rims, and still tow with them.


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