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Old 10-05-2012, 04:58 PM
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New Wheels (literally!)

I just replaced the 17' stock wheels/tires on My WK2 with a set of nice 20' Wired wheels with lexani tires that match the stock 20' size. The ride is much better with the 20's and it makes the jeep look a whole lot better imo.
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Old 10-05-2012, 05:27 PM
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congrats! They do look better!
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Old 10-06-2012, 03:24 AM
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Re: New Wheels (literally!)

those go GREAT with your color combo...nice job!
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Old 10-06-2012, 10:11 AM
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Re: New Wheels (literally!)

Look great. You got all the toys, just like that insurance company TV ad.
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Re: New Wheels (literally!)

Looks Good. I just replaced my 18s with 20s and it makes a world of difference.
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Nice shoes!
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Not my favorite but then again, I don't like mine
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Old 10-08-2012, 08:50 AM
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Re: New Wheels (literally!)

Curious, how does wheel size change affect the ride (17 >> 20)? Wall stiffness?
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Re: New Wheels (literally!)

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Curious, how does wheel size change affect the ride (17 >> 20)? Wall stiffness?
Ir rides smoother and it handles the curves better without as much body roll since there is less tire to flex. I defiantly can tell the difference coming from 17's. I was going to get the stock 20' Laredo x or overland wheels but i saw this set at my local tire shop and i thought it would make make my jeep stand out a little without being obnoxious.
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Re: New Wheels (literally!)

They look great. Nice choice.
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Re: New Wheels (literally!)

Some more pics of the wheels/tires and my jeep. The jeep rides and drives great and the tires really hold the road in bad weather.
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Re: New Wheels (literally!)

Did the same to mine a couple months ago. Looks great!
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