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You got me wondering so I went and checked. 275/70/18. It's been hanging under the truck since I bought the truck new.
spare tire 275/70R18 = 33.1"
The factory tire on the 20" wheel 275/65R20 = 34.07"
44magnum, your 285/75R17 = 33.8"
Looks like that might be the closest size tire to match a the factory 20" rubber.
I am about to pick up a set of factory 8 spoke 20" wheels and factory size rubber for my Excursion, and I was wondering the same thing about the spare tire.
265/75R16 = 31.6"
So it looks like i'll have to run a different spare tire. I wonder how big of a tire I can fit in the factory space inside the back of the Excursion.
2002 7.3L Excursion Limited 4x4
- 21"/11"/21" Vision X Xmitter Prime light bars (47,000 lumens)
- Edge CS Monitor
- Tymar intake
- Fumoto Quick Drain Valve
- Coolant filter, ELC, 203* T-stat and billet housing
- Riff Raff boots
- PHP Chip (Stock, 80DD, 100Race, Whisper Mode, 80Tow, Smoke Show)
- F350 leafs front and back
- Hellwig rear sway bar, Bilstein 5100's
- LT275/65R20 Durtrac's on 20" King Ranch wheels
- Fred Goeske 2" steel wheel adapters
- Genuine Larry B's Denso starter