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sasa_k
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275 65 18

Postby sasa_k » Tue Apr 03, 2018 11:23 am

hey everyone, i have a 91 2.3 pickup, t bar crank lift up front, and flipped ball joints,
found a great deal on 275 65 18 tundra wheels and tires,
can anyone tell me if the fronts will fit with out rubbing
18" wheels - Width: 8", Offset: +60mm, Backspacing: 6.85", Hub Bore Diameter = 110mm


thank you very much
91 Isuzu pickup RWD 2.3l 5 speed

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Re: 275 65 18

Postby oldestisuzuist » Tue Apr 03, 2018 5:58 pm

"...can anyone tell me if the fronts will fit with out rubbing?"
IMO they'll rub on the frame without wheel spacers, probably on the fenders with. Fenders can be trimmed, though.
Those tires are over 32" in diameter & the wheels have 3" or so more backspace than your stock wheels, which will put the inside of the tire much closer to the frame. With a wheel spacer to move the tire away from the frame enough the extra tire diameter & wheel width will probably contact the fender at the back, maybe at the front.
The only way to be sure is to try them. Compare your existing wheel width & backspace to the new to determine the spacer thickness, allowing a bit for the increased tire diameter. If the new wheels are hub centric (I suspect they are) you'll need the proper hub ring or use conical seat lug nuts to mount them lug centric. Make sure the new wheels can use tapered seat lugs, though.
'78 Chevy LUV,1.9,4sp,headers,31's,SAS Dana 30,Dana 20,SOA rear w/Aussie Locker, body ROUGH, bought new 12/4/78. A pre-P'up?
'87 Trooper,2.3,5sp,headers,31's,ball joint flip & spacer,Aussie Locker rear,Superwinch hubs,brush guard w/5.5K winch.

sasa_k
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Re: 275 65 18

Postby sasa_k » Wed Apr 04, 2018 7:15 am

thank you for the reply, thats exactly what i was thinking too, was just trying to see if anyone had that size on before
91 Isuzu pickup RWD 2.3l 5 speed


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