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09-30-2009, 08:59 PM #1
what is the biggest tire size that fits???
I have a 96 k 1500 with the 5.7 350 ext cab. I am woundering what ist the biggest tire ( in metric ) i can get on my stock 1500 without triming... or maybe with a two inch lift in it....
the help would be great
10-01-2009, 12:18 AM #2
theres a guy on here who's driving a 2004, i think, silverado with leveling keys on 35" all terains. he had to do soem bumper trimming though. I have 33's on and i just cranked my stock torsion bars up as far as they go and i ony have rub when i turn hard right, and even then its very little. i just need to grind down a bold about a quarter of an inch. so safe zone is 33's or less, and pushing it is 35's2006 Silverado Z71 - 97,000 - totaled, RIP
2006 Silverado Z71 - 122,000 (K&N 77 Series CAI, PowerAid TBS, Magnaflow dual rear exit, 33x12.50 Mickey Thompson MTZ, Tuff Country Torsion Keys, Tuff Country Add-A-Leafs)
1966 C10 swb stepside (Gen I 350, Turbo 400 trans, dual cyl power brakes, front discs)
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10-01-2009, 12:09 PM #3
yea thants what i was thinking on doing... Do you think i could get away with the 35s if i do a two in torsion with another 2 in body lift
10-01-2009, 01:08 PM #4
The 88-98 Silverado dont need to be cranked to get 33s or 285/75/16 (32.8) on them, they sit almost level from the factory, the 99 and on silverados have the front lower then the rear even on a 4x4.99 K1500 Suburban LT "THE BEAST"
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10-01-2009, 05:37 PM #5
10-01-2009, 07:36 PM #6
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Here's how my buddy's 35x12.5 KM1's fit stock.
10-01-2009, 08:45 PM #7
it looks like you will need to trim up the front bumper some. you will more than likley get some rubbage when you turn.
10-02-2009, 09:31 AM #8
I have 285/75/16 on my suburban and have planty of room at full turn, no trimming, so a 33" will be fine as long as its not super wide
10-04-2009, 09:33 AM #9
Right now the tires on my truck are 305/40/22 and I get no rub at all on a full turn.1997 GMC Suburban
22 inch Ice Metal Rims
170k and still truckin'
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