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post #1 of 14 Old 10-24-2008, 10:45 AM Thread Starter
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tire size with 6" of lift

I just talked to a guy with a 97' shortbed 4x4 powerstroke with a 6" lift. It has 38" tire on it now. He just uses the truck as an eyecatcher really. My question is...what's the smallest tire I could put on the truck with out looking goofy. Does that make sense? I plan on using the truck and I don't want to have that big of a tire on it. Can anybody help me? Thanks! Preston

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Without it looking goofy I would say a 35x12.5" tire. You could do a 33x12.5" but honestly it just wouldnt look right

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Thanks man, what is a ballpark figure for 4 of those?

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i wouldnt run anything smaller then a 37-13.50 on a 6 inch lift. If you dont want it to look dumb or silly, i would down size the lift before the tires. i would run a 4.5 lift with 35-12.50's

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Hold on ill get you some pics with 6" on 35s


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i got 33x12.50s on a 4in lift dont look bad but could i think a 35 would look better

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yeah a set of 35s will be around like 760 thats what I paid for my 4 all terrains

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yeah a set of 35s will be around like 760 thats what I paid for my 4 all terrains
Yeah aboujt 750-900


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