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Old 06-16-2011, 05:14 PM
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Re: Black Mamba's vs. Black SRT-8's Questions-and Pic requests

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Get the Mambas and a 265/65/17 or a 245/70/17 They will both fit w/o any mods and look great. I had 265/65/17s on my wk and loved them.

I think the 255/70/17 fits with little to no modding but i am not sure. Keep an eye on the upper ball joint bolt and the upper side wall. Make sure nothing is rubbing.

Thanks bro. I'll check out some 265/65's then. Glad to hear someone who actually had them and knows they fit.
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Old 06-16-2011, 05:35 PM
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Re: Black Mamba's vs. Black SRT-8's Questions-and Pic requests

Glad i could help. Just make sure who ever installs them test fits one front tire and sets it on the ground and makes sure nothing rubs before wasting time install all 4. Thats what we always did at the tire shop i worked at and it saves alot of time and frustration.
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Re: Black Mamba's vs. Black SRT-8's Questions-and Pic requests

I'm thinking the biggest issue would be the bolt with that size, and since the Mamba's have 4.75 backspacing, I would hope that issue wouldn't be a problem.

You guys like the Dynapro's for the money?
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Re: Black Mamba's vs. Black SRT-8's Questions-and Pic requests

I love the Hancook Dynapro atm RF10. We installed them on hundreds of trucks and suvs and ive never heard a bad thing about them. They are a great tire.

You should be fine with the backspacing. Ive seen AEV Pintler wheels with that BS on a stock wk with stock tires and no issues and it looks fantastic, and they dont stick out too wide. There is also a guy on here with a mild lift and 265/70/17 BFG AT KO and Mamba mr1s and they look great and dont stick out too far.
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Re: Black Mamba's vs. Black SRT-8's Questions-and Pic requests

That is a tough choice!!

I saw 22s though
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Srt reps!
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Old 06-17-2011, 11:26 AM
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Re: Black Mamba's vs. Black SRT-8's Questions-and Pic requests

Wheels are ordered, got the black Mamba MR1's

Still making sure what size tire I want to go with. 265/65/17 is in the lead, but trying to find a pic of that size on a stock WK to make sure I don't want to try squeeze something bigger in there.
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Re: Black Mamba's vs. Black SRT-8's Questions-and Pic requests

Choose your tires wisely.

You want tires with good tread wear. Read reviews.
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Re: Black Mamba's vs. Black SRT-8's Questions-and Pic requests

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Wheels are ordered, got the black Mamba MR1's

Still making sure what size tire I want to go with. 265/65/17 is in the lead, but trying to find a pic of that size on a stock WK to make sure I don't want to try squeeze something bigger in there.
I can find a pic of that. I sw one before I got my lift when I was still debating and asking questions.

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It was 255/70/17 that I saw. Sorry.

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Choose your tires wisely.

You want tires with good tread wear. Read reviews.

I've been a die-hard General Grabber AT2 fan for a long time, but I think I'm going to get the Dynapro RF10s this time. Good reviews and great price.
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It was 255/70/17 that I saw. Sorry.


That's pretty nice. Wonder if he had to do any mods at all to it.
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