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Which rims?

I'm installing the 4 inch Superlift and haven't decided which rims to use. I have the choice of using my stock rims or the Rubicon wheels. Any suggestions as to which wheel's to use?
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Old 01-02-2012, 12:59 PM
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Re: Which rims?

i always liked the rubi wheels
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Old 01-02-2012, 03:23 PM
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Re: Which rims?

The Rubi wheels look great, but i feel like thats what everyone is doing now. Which stock rims do you have? I really like my Ronin II rims!
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Re: Which rims?

I currently have the Ronin II wheels. I bought a set of 2011 Rubicon's and they've just been sitting in my garage
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Old 01-02-2012, 11:05 PM
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Re: Which rims?

Well unless you need two sets, I would pick one (both would look great) and sell the other set for some extra jeep funds!
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Re: Which rims?

Id do something besides the rubi wheels just because everyone has them. Id try a different stock wheel from a JK/XK/WK.
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Re: Which rims?

i agree with you NHWK05 and JVENRICK, I'm going to sell the Rubi's and keep the Ronin II wheels for the time being
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Re: Which rims?

How much for the rubi wheels?
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Re: Which rims?

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i agree with you NHWK05 and JVENRICK, I'm going to sell the Rubi's and keep the Ronin II wheels for the time being
Good Call. I think the Ronin II wheels look sick with some beefy tires on a lifted jeep. They came on my WK and then i put the Moabs on my wk (stock height and tire) and took them off and put the Ronin IIs back on.
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AEV Pintlers.
Sell both sets and buy these. Sorry guys I personally don't like the look of lifted on stock wheels. Change it up.
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Re: Which rims?

I love AEV wheels like the next guy but im poor. LOL Stock wheels it is for me.
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