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Gomer 06-20-2011 10:51 AM

255/75r17 on WK
I know the question has probably been answered before but I can't seem to find a straight answer. I'm looking at a set of 255/75R17 JK rubi wheels and tires and I was wondering if it will fit with only a 2 inch lift.


pigeon620 06-21-2011 06:43 PM

Re: 255/75r17 on WK
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I just picked up a set of 255/75/17 off a Rubi and put them on this past weekend. I have a 3 inch OME MD lift with 1.25" spacers and it fits great. Haven't felt any rubbing, but also haven't put it at full lock. I had a set of 265/70/17's on there before,
Here is picture. I have more than 2 inches, so not sure if it answers your question. You would probably need a spacer...

lll2for3lll 06-21-2011 07:26 PM

Re: 255/75r17 on WK
Or you can run without spacers and only rub a full lock (the very last turn of the wheel that makes the engine strain).

Gomer 06-21-2011 08:59 PM

Thanks for the replies guys. Your Jeeps looks awesome. I had seen them on the board before. I was hoping to hear from someone with 2" spacer lift though.

lll2for3lll 06-21-2011 09:08 PM

Re: 255/75r17 on WK
If they fit without a lift, then.............

JeepCoop 06-22-2011 01:54 PM

Re: 255/75r17 on WK
I love those muds!!

BlackedOutWK 06-23-2011 08:44 AM

Re: 255/75r17 on WK
im running them with a 2" lift, i have 1.25" spacers and had to fold the pinch weld. working on extending my rear bump stops also because the inner fender chews up the tires when stuffed.

Gomer 07-02-2011 11:12 PM

Thanks for the info guys. I was gonna change my tires but i'll wait for next spring now. My stock tire are still good till winter.

jeepingib 07-28-2011 05:19 AM

Re: 255/75r17 on WK
I run the JK Rubi tires and rims with no lift and no spacers. Does not rub anywhere. You just have to trim a little extra material off of the caliper mount, to help the wheels clear.

lll2for3lll 07-28-2011 08:32 AM

Re: 255/75r17 on WK
I bet they don't rub with the Moab wheels without spacers because I barely rub at full lock with the OEM wheels without spacers. The Moab wheels give a little bit of offset.

yetjeep 08-04-2011 12:44 AM

Re: 255/75r17 on WK
i put rubi rims and tires on with ome lift and 1.5 spacers and it rubbed a lil had to do pinch weld but super easy to do

AA-Train 10-08-2012 12:39 PM

Re: 255/75r17 on WK

Originally Posted by lll2for3lll (Post 435410)
If they fit without a lift, then.............

So this is w/o a lift?

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