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Different size spare will I be ok

I have roughly a 4 hour drive to get my new tires installed will I be ok running a 235 on the passenger rear when my other tires are 285? I have read some places say its ok others not depending on size diff or rear axle.

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Put the oddball size tire on the front.

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If its on the front mate sure your hubs are unlocked!

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What they said...

And you only gave the tire width anyways....It's the height difference that jacks up the diff.

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It's the stock spare not sure size it goes in for new nitto mud grapplers tomorrow

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+1 with the above posts. Driving to the local shop is one thing....4 hours isn't smart.


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