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post #1 of 19 (permalink) Old 11-04-2012, 09:38 AM Thread Starter
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hello, anyone know if the alloys designed for the 2007 - 2010 wrangler by rugged ridge will fit the commander? I have asked the question a few times online without any response so far - from what I can see, they should?



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Yes they will bolt right on. However you need to find out what width and back spacing those wheels are. Most wrangler wheels sit out quite far on the Commander. Get me that info and ill let you know if that setup will work for you




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I believe they are 17 x 9, 12mm offset and 4-5/8" back spacing....
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Are you sure those specs are correct? A 9 inch wide wheel with 12mm offset has 5.5 inches of back spacing. Not 4-5/8. Maybe you meant to say -12mm offset??




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For comparison my wheels are 17x9 with 4.53 inches of backspacing. Not sure what the offset is.

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For comparison my wheels are 17x9 with 4.53 inches of backspacing. Not sure what the offset is.
Around -12mm. Your running 17x9? What size tire are you running on those wheels? Got any pics showing how far the stick out past the fender flare?




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http://www.ruggedridgeoffroad.com/jeep-wheels.php

See link above if it works....this is from the Rugged Ridge site that says 17x9 12mm offset...I tried asking them, but no response so far. If it was -12mm, would they fit?
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http://www.jeep4x4center.com/rugged-...-15301-10.html

Above the spec from the 4x4 center......did not get a reply from those chaps either....but +12mm and the backspacing listed. The plot thickens.
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Not sure how that is possible. A 9 inch wide wheel with +12mm offset will have 5.5 inches of back spacing. The info on that last website you posted is incorrect!




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265/70-17 from when I had MT/R and running same size duratracs.

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