16.5 on a 2006 f250? - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum

Wheels, Tires, and Brakes Here's where you can post all your topics and questions about wheels, tires and brakes.
Sponsored by Discount Tire

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 10 Old 02-23-2013, 11:39 AM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
Onelilstroker85's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Rock island
Posts: 112
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
16.5 on a 2006 f250?

I know this has been covered 1mil times but in in a argument with a buddy of mine he says they'll fit I don't see it would one of you with more knowledge than me please help me. And truck is completly stock

[/SIGPIC]2006 F250 ccsb
4x4
All stock for now......
Onelilstroker85 is offline  
post #2 of 10 Old 02-23-2013, 12:43 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
asian195's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Kent, WA
Posts: 926
Thanks: 1
Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Re: 16.5 on a 2006 f250?

If your talking about fitting over the brakes, they should. I originally had 16" wheels on my 2003 F350.

Sent from my SPH-L710 using AutoGuide.Com Free App

2003 F-350 6.0L.
Leveling kit
35/12.50-20 Federal Couragia M/T
20x10 black Fuel Hostage wheels
4"-5" exhaust no cat
Airaid intake
SCT tuner-awaiting custom tune
Edge Insight CTS
Blue spring
6.4 Banjo bolts
Zoodad mod
EGR Delete
http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/attachments/chat-bs/33964d1329365089-ccr-artwork-ccr-logo.jpg
To Do/Wish list:
FICM tune
ARP Head Studs
BPD Oil Cooler/Filter
Fog light mod
Harpoon mod
Injectors 155cc
asian195 is offline  
post #3 of 10 Old 02-23-2013, 08:00 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
Onelilstroker85's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Rock island
Posts: 112
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Ok cool I thought I read somewhere that 2005 and up the changed the calipers and hubs I honestly don't know. Is this right?

[/SIGPIC]2006 F250 ccsb
4x4
All stock for now......
Onelilstroker85 is offline  
post #4 of 10 Old 02-24-2013, 07:54 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 34
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Yes they did, everyone says that you can't put anything less than a 17" on 05 and up. I have not seen a 16.5 on 05 and up though.
99Superduty78 is offline  
post #5 of 10 Old 02-25-2013, 05:58 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
van-boy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: pitt meadows bc can
Posts: 311
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
my 04 srw came with 16's. my 05 drw came with 17's and the bolt pattern is different.

bailey

cut me some slack, its a work truck.
van-boy is offline  
post #6 of 10 Old 02-26-2013, 11:16 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: springfield,il
Posts: 239
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
05 has bigger brakes. if you grind on the calipers 16's will fit on a 05 and newer.
mike

05 ccsb king ranch. 4" turbo back,egr delete, studs, ccv, 58v ficm tuned by eric, little extra fuel pressure, livewire tuned by vivian, mtw stage 1, 175/75s, afe cold air. hid's,led's recon led lights 5% tint80% windshield tint, high idle mod,fog/bright mod, train horns, 4" lift on 20x10s on 35's
amsoil dealer
05 smoker is offline  
post #7 of 10 Old 02-27-2013, 05:00 AM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
motorhead1257's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: NC, somewhere. I'm lost.
Posts: 91
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
16.5's on ANY TRUCK

Just food for thought here. I had 16.5's on my truck and had a blow out. It nearly flipped the truck BECAUSE there is NO safety bead to keep the dang thing on the rim. I would never try what your trying to do simply because of that and that alone. SAFETY is and should be your Number 1 concern then the other reasons you're doing it.
Like I said, food for thought.

"Les"
01 SD ExCab Long Bed 4x4 ZF-6 SWD
TS 6pos, Amsoil Mac Daddy Air Filter
w/Hanks homemade Air Intake idea.
Everything else is stock except the driver. LOL
motorhead1257 is offline  
post #8 of 10 Old 02-27-2013, 05:05 AM
,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
 
ZMANN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 15,072
Thanks: 584
Thanked 736 Times in 703 Posts
Mentioned: 60 Post(s)
Quoted: 652 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Agreed
and the reason 16.5 tires are harder to find

I still have a set on My 81 fullsize Blazer and the safety bead issue had just became a big deal when I bought them years ago

.
.
.
Please donate to DTR Ron's Memorial
https://www.gofundme.com/2464axqr
We Miss you Ronnie
RIP
ZMANN is offline  
post #9 of 10 Old 02-27-2013, 05:45 AM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
motorhead1257's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: NC, somewhere. I'm lost.
Posts: 91
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by ZMANN View Post
Agreed
and the reason 16.5 tires are harder to find

I still have a set on My 81 fullsize Blazer and the safety bead issue had just became a big deal when I bought them years ago
Dude, my wife and I were going down I-85 in GA head toward ATL in the right hand lane when all of a sudden BOOM, and an IMMEDIATE left hand turn from the right hand lane and a Semi just got by us. In the median we go Crap flying everywhere. Wife on the dash like a cat on a fence on all fours screaming "WHAT ARE WE GONA DO?" Me over there cranking the wheel for all I was worth to get it straight and heading toward the north-bound lane when the rim caught the asphalt edge of the shoulder when the truck decided to turn straight and head down the median and go to the center still doing about 45 mph. That was an eye opener for my wife to believing in miracles to say the least. Traffic in the North-bound lane was moving at about 20 mph by that time and of course they were all Semi's. What a day. Just glad I can still tell the story. NO MORE 16.5's after that.

"Les"
01 SD ExCab Long Bed 4x4 ZF-6 SWD
TS 6pos, Amsoil Mac Daddy Air Filter
w/Hanks homemade Air Intake idea.
Everything else is stock except the driver. LOL
motorhead1257 is offline  
post #10 of 10 Old 02-28-2013, 07:53 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
colinmitchell111's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: North Baltimore OH
Posts: 724
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by van-boy View Post
my 04 srw came with 16's. my 05 drw came with 17's and the bolt pattern is different.

bailey
The bolt pattern is not different both are 8x170

04 F250 SC SB auto 4x4
5" Diamond Eye TB
High idle switch
Zoodad
EGR delete
Sinister coolant filter kit
Upgraded blue FPR spring
CCV Dump
Warn locking hubs
SCT with Looney

colinmitchell111 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome