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hey guys im planning on ordering my lift and wheel spacers next week...i was originally going to get the spider trax 1.5" spacers but i see that rough country has 1.5" spacers for the JK 5x5 pattern (should bolt up right?)....any one else try these?


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hey guys im planning on ordering my lift and wheel spacers next week...i was originally going to get the spider trax 1.5" spacers but i see that rough country has 1.5" spacers for the JK 5x5 pattern (should bolt up right?)....any one else try these?
Are they hub centric? The only reason I ask is because Spidertrax makes hub centric spacers, which should probably be your first priority. The load will be on the hub instead of the lugs.
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thats the kicker...they are not hub centric...thats kinda why i was a lil eary about them....they are half the price on the spider trax but i think ill wait and get the spider trax i havent been able to find a definate reveiw on the RC spacers...


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I might be selling my spacers in a few days, no idea how much they cost to ship though.

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its ok i broke down about 5 minutes ago and ordered the spidertrax spacers from quadratec


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its ok i broke down about 5 minutes ago and ordered the spidertrax spacers from quadratec
Good choice. Personally, I'd avoid the any spacers that are not hub centric. I think it's really important to keep the load on the hub where it belongs and not on the lugs, especially when you're dealing with spacers.
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Good choice.
Just make sure you torque them down to the proper specs.
Theres nothing worse then driving 55 mph down the highway and seeing one of your tires fly by you because it wasnt torqued down properly and the studs snapped off.




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What is the proper torque for the spidertrax? Tnx.
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The proper torque should come in the paperwork with them if not it should be easy to find either on the spidertrax website or by giving thema call...(I dont have these yet thats why I say this)

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i called rough country this morning to get a tracking number on my lift..and while i was chatting with them i asked if the spacers are hubcentric he said no..and he said rough country DOES NOT recommend this item for on road use what so ever!!

props to them for telling me..

i also called quadratec for a tracking number on my spacers and i was very pleased to hear that i ordered them last night around 5:00pm and they were shipped first thing this morning

if you want spider trax spacers GO TO QUADRATEC


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