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post #1 of 3 Old 07-18-2013, 01:34 PM Thread Starter
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Tire Size Question

I have a 2011 F250 6.7l diesel with 18" rims, no lift kit and Bushwacker 1.75" fender flares.

What is the largest tire that I can run without rubbing?

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Alot of guys are running 35x12.5x18 with minor if any rubbing on the radius arm. I am running 295/70R18 (34.5x12") on the OEM 18's and they are perfect for a stock truck.

IMO The fact that you have fender flares means you need to get new wheels. To get them out a little.

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Thank you Big Laing. Looks like 295s might be the widest that I can run without rubbing.

I'm working on the wheels...
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