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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 10-15-2007, 10:49 AM Thread Starter
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255/70R/17 on Stock Wheels - any rubbing?

Hey all,

I have decided to purchase a set of Bridgestone Dueler AT Revo's for my wife's 06 commander and wanted to know if there will be any problem with going with 255/70/17 on stock wheels with no lift.

It looks like they should fit quite nicely and in the spare tire location as well.

Any suggestions or advice would be welcomed.

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they will rub the knuckle.
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Spacers or properly offset wheels will help with that, then you can go to 265s (which are cheaper due to popularity) w/o ribbing

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to run 265's he would have to lift it too.
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Uber, what offset are you running for no rubbing?
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Hate to bring up an old thread but according to PolarBZ the 255/70R17 Bridgestone Dueler REVOS fit fine on a stock wheel with no spacer however he is lifted.




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[QUOTE=07JeepXK;81712]
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they will rub the knuckle.[/QUOTE

Hate to bring up an old thread but according to PolarBZ the 255/70R17 Bridgestone Dueler REVOS fit fine on a stock wheel with no spacer. Just thought id throw that out there since he is currently running that setup.
Is that with/without a lift kit?
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2" terraflex

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2" terraflex
Ok, thanks. I could not remember if you had a lift or not.
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