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post #1 of 12 Old 09-27-2009, 07:18 PM Thread Starter
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How big of tires for 4 & 6 lift

Cant decide what lift to go with, how big of tires can I run with each? Thanks for the info!

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I have a 6 inch and I run 37x 13.5 but I had to get a drop down shackle for the front cause the front started to sag 4 inch lift I would go with 35's you can run 35's stock but look better with a lift. I can take a side view of my truck so you can see the tire clearence if you want.

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35s! Just as long as they are wide. Mine are 35x 13.5, I have a 2in leveling and my dad has a 6" but his tires are only 12.5 and they look way different. They both look really good overall but the extra inch makes for an awesome stance.

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I have a 6 inch and I run 37x 13.5 but I had to get a drop down shackle for the front cause the front started to sag 4 inch lift I would go with 35's you can run 35's stock but look better with a lift. I can take a side view of my truck so you can see the tire clearence if you want.
If you could get a pic that would be great! I have been leaning towards the 6" with the 37's

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Well i would do it but I can't figure out how to make the picture a small enough file to post it on here. I will keep trying

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get a photobucket account and upload it there.... then post the IMG code... make life a lot easier

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How big of tires for 4 & 6 lift-p1010227.jpg I will try this if not I will do the photo bucket thing
hmm kinda small

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you can "tankerize" your truck and do a 4" lift with bushwacker cut out flares and run 41" mud tires.... LMAO

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Sorry im kinda computer stupid. hope thats good enough

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DJM...Truck looks awesome!! I keep thinking I am going to go with a 4" lift then I see trucks with a 6" and 37's and makes me rethink!

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