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I'm wondering if anyone out there has put a set of 315/75/16 (or 35's) on their truck with just a 2" leveling kit in the front. I was told that they would fit with minor trimming on the front.

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well i got a levelin with 35 bfg km2s on 16x10 wheels and they only scrub when the wheel is turned all the way to one side and you hit a bump hardenuff even then they barley rub no trimmin but my truck is a 99.5 i think they weretaller from the factory not sure

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I've got a sagging 2.5" leveling kit with 20x9's and 35x12.50R20's and it only rubs on the driver's side inner fender well at full lock

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My 00CCLB had 16X9 wheels with 4.5" backspace, and 315/75/16. They rubbed fender liner at full lock, but you can take a heat gun, and a pair of leather gloves, heat up plastic, push in with hands and have someone ready with a garden hose to spray the plastic and you can move the liner and not have to cut it out.



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My 00CCLB had 16X9 wheels with 4.5" backspace, and 315/75/16. They rubbed fender liner at full lock, but you can take a heat gun, and a pair of leather gloves, heat up plastic, push in with hands and have someone ready with a garden hose to spray the plastic and you can move the liner and not have to cut it out.
That sounds like the deal there! Hey guys, thanks for the response, that helps a lot.

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