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post #1 of 16 Old 10-17-2011, 06:36 PM Thread Starter
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New Tires and Wheels

Well guys, last week I bought some used nitto trail grapplers with only 500 miles off of craigslist for 700 bucks. Went Friday morning to have them put on my stock wheels and find out the previous owner had cracked one of the stock rims on the truck.... it had been welded and the weld had broken and it cracked more making the wheel nothing more than a paperweight. The cheapest used wheel i could find was 550$. needless to say i looked for other options. The shop where i was offered me a set of eagle alloy wheels that were new but had been sitting around the shop for a while for a hundred bucks a piece and they got to keep my used tires. Considering I had to have the truck for travel I took the offer. Made it out the door with a new set of 20's and tires mounted and balance for 500 bucks. Needless to say I am very pleased with the deal and wanted some opinions. I put a pair of 2 inch leveling spacers on the truck today. Here are some pics Let me know what ya'll think.



This was taken right after I put on the leveling spacers.



2008 Ford F250 CC Lariat
-H&S Mini Maxx
-S&B Cold Air Intake
-4" Flo Pro DP back (no muffler)
-Flo Pro EGR Delete Kit
-2 inch leveling spacers
-35x12.50-20 Nitto Trail Grapplers

BuIlT fOrD tOuGh
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looks good you got a hell of a deal.

2004 cclb 07 conversion, 07 intake mainfold, s&b intake, 4inch turbo back 5 inch tip with flowmaster, cfm large mouth, larger ic tube, high idle mod, egr delete, studs, ats 5 star tq, sct with customs tunes by innovation diesel.

exterior- nitto terra grapplers, v-tech wheels, 07 harely lights, 07 studded grill, 07 bumper, 05 f350 emblems.
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LOOKING FOR CHEAP 05 07 DASH ALSO

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Cant see the pic. too small!

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2007 F-250 6 point oh
146,000 miles
2.5 inch BDS leveling kit
35" Toyo Open Country A/T
OEM rotors w/ Hawk LTS pads
5 inch custom sidepipe
Edge Insight CTS
SCT X3 w/ Innovative Tunes
ARP headstuds
Bilstein 5100s
Banjo Bolts
NCHornet's CCV Mod
Dieselsite Boots
EGR Delete
FICM fixed by Ed/tuned by PHP
S&B Intake
Dfuser Coolant Filter Kit


2003 F-250 7.3
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SOLD
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Post a few bigger pics! Sounds like a great deal though

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Looks real nice

09 F-250 Lariat 6.4 Deeehezl
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H&S Mini MaxTuner HD300
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4" Superlift (Front)
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Looks awesome dude. Any more pics? Let us know how the chrome holds up. Ive been thinkin about going chrome for the wheels but dont want the pitting crap. Eagles are made in USA so was curious if they hold up better than the China crap over time.

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2007 F-250 6 point oh
146,000 miles
2.5 inch BDS leveling kit
35" Toyo Open Country A/T
OEM rotors w/ Hawk LTS pads
5 inch custom sidepipe
Edge Insight CTS
SCT X3 w/ Innovative Tunes
ARP headstuds
Bilstein 5100s
Banjo Bolts
NCHornet's CCV Mod
Dieselsite Boots
EGR Delete
FICM fixed by Ed/tuned by PHP
S&B Intake
Dfuser Coolant Filter Kit


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no more pics at this intant but hopefully it will be nice tomorrow so i can clean the sd up. Then ill post up some better pics.


2008 Ford F250 CC Lariat
-H&S Mini Maxx
-S&B Cold Air Intake
-4" Flo Pro DP back (no muffler)
-Flo Pro EGR Delete Kit
-2 inch leveling spacers
-35x12.50-20 Nitto Trail Grapplers

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Looks darn good to me !!!
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Nice looking truck.


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Very nice Matt. With the 2" lift did you do anything with the trac bar or radius arms. If not does it handle the same as before? Thanks!
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