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Trying to fit bigger tires on 2006 WK Limited

Hey guys, so I am looking into buying new tires for my wk HEMI, I was looking at the Nitto TerraGrappler AT in a size of 265/70/17 on my OEM wheels, does anyone know if this would fit or what I would have to do, ie body spacers or wheel spacers to get them on. I know the stock tires were 245/65/17 and I don't thinki I would have to change anything but would get a better stance and look with the next size up. I would appreciate any feedback you all have. Thanks

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Re: Trying to fit bigger tires on 2006 WK Limited

I really think you would be happy with Frankie's new setup of 245-70-17 REVO 2's. They look mean and perform great in bad weather.

But I am just making a suggestion.
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Hey guys, so I am looking into buying new tires for my wk HEMI, I was looking at the Nitto TerraGrappler AT in a size of 265/70/17 on my OEM wheels, does anyone know if this would fit or what I would have to do, ie body spacers or wheel spacers to get them on. I know the stock tires were 245/65/17 and I don't thinki I would have to change anything but would get a better stance and look with the next size up. I would appreciate any feedback you all have. Thanks

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I say if you're gonna spend the money on bigger tires you might as well put a 2" lift on it. It will look a lot beefier with the new tires!
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Re: Trying to fit bigger tires on 2006 WK Limited

I agree about the 2" lift, would you still put 265/70/17 on that tohugh or go even bigger? What does frankies's set-up look like?
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Re: Trying to fit bigger tires on 2006 WK Limited

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Re: Trying to fit bigger tires on 2006 WK Limited

265's are perfect for a 2" lift.. not trimming of the fender.
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Old 12-13-2009, 02:17 PM
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Re: Trying to fit bigger tires on 2006 WK Limited

really? looks as if I am going to have get a lift, then hard to install? I have access to a lift, i just don't know if i trust myself doing that. hahaha
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Re: Trying to fit bigger tires on 2006 WK Limited

I guess now I am looking for suggestions on 2" body lifts.! haha
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Re: Trying to fit bigger tires on 2006 WK Limited

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Re: Trying to fit bigger tires on 2006 WK Limited

cheapest place to find it?
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Re: Trying to fit bigger tires on 2006 WK Limited

Not sure if it's the cheapest but the part number is provided and you can shop around.

http://www.superior4x4.com/dajewjgrch05.html

Here's another link...

http://www.rockymountainsusp.com/jeep_Commander.htm#da
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Re: Trying to fit bigger tires on 2006 WK Limited

either of you guys put these in? Hard to do? Expensive for a mechanic to do?
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