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post #1 of 22 Old 10-18-2009, 06:55 AM Thread Starter
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I had my blowout awhile back - hit a piece of metal and it ate my damn rig up when she blew. To make myself feel better I went out and bought rims and tires.
Being a Texan I had to go with the Rockstars - even with the comments on them cracking. I spoke with them and the warranty on 'em took care of my concerns. I put on.......hell I'll have to go back and look up the exact size but they're 33.4" - whatever that amounts to on 18's. She looks like a whole new rig and being a Jeep guy I LOVE the out of the fender look.
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And for those of you who missed my blow out:


'05 F250, CC, FX4, 6.0 PSD
sct x4
MTW Stage 1 Turbo
DJ's FUEL+ - Fuel Pressure Intensifier
Nitrous Express NXd Stacker
Snow Performance Stage III Water/Meth Kit
ARP Studs
MBRP 4" Turbo Back w/ no Muffler & no Cat
DashBoss on my iPad
ISSPRO Gauges in Triple A-Pillar
High Idle Mod
Iron Horse Front Bumper Replacement
12,000LB MileMarker Winch
2000Watt Power Inverter
Viper 5901 Remote Start/Alarm
Pioneer Avic-D3 Stereo/Nav
Train Horns!
Valentine 1
Velvet ride shackles
RockStars on 33's
Big azz dent from a blown tire.
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Looks great, Alan


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Wow, I can't beleive you exhaust didn't take a big hit when that blowout happend.

Lookin good now though Alan

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2012 F150 Crew Cab Ecoboost stock for now-Totaled March 12 2015
2006 F250 ECSB Lariat 4x4

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Wow that tire looks bad. Glad its not worse.

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I love Rockstars, I wish I had of gotten some. Looks great!

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Thanks guys - and Chris I took that pic after I'd already taken my foot and bent it back. It was facing forward after the blowout. I cut it off just around my spare tire, that's how fugged up it was. My tip was trashed as well.

'05 F250, CC, FX4, 6.0 PSD
sct x4
MTW Stage 1 Turbo
DJ's FUEL+ - Fuel Pressure Intensifier
Nitrous Express NXd Stacker
Snow Performance Stage III Water/Meth Kit
ARP Studs
MBRP 4" Turbo Back w/ no Muffler & no Cat
DashBoss on my iPad
ISSPRO Gauges in Triple A-Pillar
High Idle Mod
Iron Horse Front Bumper Replacement
12,000LB MileMarker Winch
2000Watt Power Inverter
Viper 5901 Remote Start/Alarm
Pioneer Avic-D3 Stereo/Nav
Train Horns!
Valentine 1
Velvet ride shackles
RockStars on 33's
Big azz dent from a blown tire.
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Those tires look great! That tire really did dome damage though .
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Nice wheel/tire combo Alan...

Let me know how you like those terra grapplers.

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AFE stg.2, MBRP 4" pipe
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Thanks Andy. And Kurt I'll try and keep from burning them off like I did my last two set's of BF's.

'05 F250, CC, FX4, 6.0 PSD
sct x4
MTW Stage 1 Turbo
DJ's FUEL+ - Fuel Pressure Intensifier
Nitrous Express NXd Stacker
Snow Performance Stage III Water/Meth Kit
ARP Studs
MBRP 4" Turbo Back w/ no Muffler & no Cat
DashBoss on my iPad
ISSPRO Gauges in Triple A-Pillar
High Idle Mod
Iron Horse Front Bumper Replacement
12,000LB MileMarker Winch
2000Watt Power Inverter
Viper 5901 Remote Start/Alarm
Pioneer Avic-D3 Stereo/Nav
Train Horns!
Valentine 1
Velvet ride shackles
RockStars on 33's
Big azz dent from a blown tire.
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