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post #1 of 8 Old 06-30-2012, 03:10 PM Thread Starter
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Frnt tires stick out wider than Rear tires

so I just bought this truck, only thing that is bugging me is the front tires stick out past the fender flare more than the rear tires. I started noticing that I see this on a lot of other trucks that have aftermarket wheels on a 4x4. So when your behind the truck looking at it, the front tires stick out more than the rear tires by about 1-2 inches.

So is there a spacer that can be used to equal out the width on the rears?

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It's all of them, even the 6.7's. It started with the 6.4's because my 6.0 with rims didn't do it. It bugged me too but ya got to deal with it.

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Man. I don't like that dangit. Does anybody make spacers to correct it?

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actually almost all 4wd have been that way for years, but on the old trucks the tires were farther under the body so you didn't notice as much.

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somebody has to make a spacer..it just doesn't look right...it's that kinda thing that bugs the **** outta me every time i'm walking up to my rig, working on it, washing it, anything "it"

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Summit racing should have spacers that fit our bolt pattern

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found em...check em out, we can have equally lined up wheels now

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or for just two wheel spacers: 2 pcs 1/2" Thick | 8x6.5 / 8x170 Wheel Spacers | Billet Aluminum Heavy Duty 8Lug | eBay

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