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Re: Whats The Biggest Tire WITHOUT A Lift For The WK?

awesome!!! i def want larger tires for the snow/ice we get here in nj/pa
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Re: Whats The Biggest Tire WITHOUT A Lift For The WK?

Throw a lift wile you're @ it!
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Re: Whats The Biggest Tire WITHOUT A Lift For The WK?

Now what if....

You don't want to go ANY wider... you wanna stay with 245s... you just want something taller... what size then?
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Easy, 245/75/17
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Re: Whats The Biggest Tire WITHOUT A Lift For The WK?

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Easy, 245/75/17
Really? There's enough room for those? Bolt slice or no?
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Re: Whats The Biggest Tire WITHOUT A Lift For The WK?

The only time you would need to cut that bolt would be stuffing a 265, the height is perfectly fine.
I know a few guys running a 265/70/17 with minor rubbing at full lock, they did need to trim a 1/4'' of that bolt but that is about it.
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Re: Whats The Biggest Tire WITHOUT A Lift For The WK?

Acid. If i run the 275/60/17 i want to get do you think that it will give me any issues.

The tire company lists the 275 being exactly 30" tall and 11" wide vs the stock size 245 that is 29.5" tall and 9.8" wide. the 255/65/17 i want is 30.1 tall and 10.8 wide. All these dimensions are for the same tire.

So i dont think i will have to cut the bolt, i am just concerned about getting tires of a new size put on and being stuck at the tire shop w/o it being drivable.
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With a 275 you will definitely require wheel spacers or bolt trimming, the limit is 255 without touching the bolt, with a 265, you are centimeters away.
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Re: Whats The Biggest Tire WITHOUT A Lift For The WK?

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With a 275 you will definitely require wheel spacers or bolt trimming, the limit is 255 without touching the bolt, with a 265, you are centimeters away.

Thanks, If thats the case i will stick to the 255/65/17. I hope it wont look out of place on a street jeep, I am putting street tires on it not an aggressive tire. I just figure if i cant afford new wheels or the factory JGC Limited/overland chrome 18s i figured a slightly wider tire would give it a good look.
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Re: Whats The Biggest Tire WITHOUT A Lift For The WK?

255/65/17 General Grabbers AT2




No need to trim bolt, no rubbing, severe snow rated (has the snow flake symbol)

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Re: Whats The Biggest Tire WITHOUT A Lift For The WK?

Thanks. I am still looking at a few different tires, all very comparable. Hopefully i can make up my mind before winter on which tires i want from my list.

Do you have any side pics? I just want to see them on a Stock wk and you and i have the same wheels so it will be a good representation of what my jeep will look like.
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