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    Default I hate dumb people!

    Been working on the truck lately for some needed maintenance. So I finally get to my brakes yesterday and this is rotors/pads/calipers on all 4! I painted my calipers to accent my truck get everything bolted up and the system bled. Go to put my rear wheels on and they don't fit. The calipers are too big. So I grab my old caliper and see Bubba ground down the caliper to get these Denali wheels to fit on the truck! So here I am taking a grinder to my caliper to get the wheels to fit! Still have to go back tonight and finish it up. Now I'm looking for new wheels as the fit is so tight I believe it will hang up the caliper in the future!

    2000 GMC Sierra 1500 Z71
    Stock 5.3L
    High Flow Filter
    Dual Exhaust
    KC Driving Lights behind Grille
    2011 17" GMC takeoffs
    Nerf Bars

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    sorry to hear about that.
    2004 Silverado 2500 Crew Cab 4x4, AMSOIL EA air filter, Granatelli MAF sensor, Throttle body spacer, Magnaflow exhaust (true dual to 2 in 1 out muffler), 6" ProComp lift (add a leaf and 5" superlift rear block), Bilstein shocks, 35's (Cooper Disoverer ST) and 4.10 gears, Rhino Liner, EGRUSA fender Flares and widow visors, extended stainless steel brake lines, firestone airbags w/onboard air compressor, Pioneer Avic X940BT navigation, Accel backup camera.
    1960 Land Rover Series II 88
    2001 Pontiac Sunfire
    2013 Toyota Avalon Limited (Wife's Car)
    NRA Life Member

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    lol, the trials & tribulations of moding our trucks. If Bubba could do it sucessfully, you can too.
    1988 Chevy C-3500 2wd (no pic)
    350 c.i. 5.7 L Stock Block, 4 Bolt Mains
    L-31 Vortec Heads, Edelbrock Cam & Intake,
    Holley 650, Flowtech Headers, Magnaflow exh.
    Jet Trans 700R4, B&M Ratchet, 4:10 gears,
    3" susp. lift kit "shadetree"
    No rev limiter, No speed limiter lol

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    Jr. Engineer jwco5.3's Avatar
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    Indianapolis, IN


    wheel spacers
    [/SIGPIC]James :great:

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    As Stephan said, the joys of moding our trucks. Sorry dude hope you get it worked out.

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    Its amazing what can be done with a rock and a buck knife. lol Had alota Harleys I bought were like that

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