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    Default 16" Rims for Generation 3 Trucks(Solid Front Axle)

    I have an 85' Chevrolet Silverado, and i have just acquired some 9-R16 Michelin Military Tires(36"x9" r16). And they came on 16" rims that are 6 on 5.5", friend swapped a door for them and i traded fog lights and hid kit for the tires, but now that i try to put the tires on my truck, i realize that the rims are meant for the IFS hubs, as they are a lot smaller of a hub hole in the rim, and they will not fit over the hub on my 85'.

    Now i am looking for some 16" rims that will fit on my truck. But i am having a hard time trying to pick out the small hub vs the large hub, i am looking online for a cheap set. Not looking for anything fancy. It is just a mud truck, cheaper the better.

    Here's the size difference between my 33"x12.5"r15 and the 9-R16 (36"x9" r16)

    Here's the tire leaning against the hub of my truck.

    And a little spray bomb action to cover the primer and crap bondo previous owner did on my truck.
    2002 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 z71 1985 Chevrolet Silverado k10 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 2500hd 6.6l LLY Duramax
    6.5" BDS Suspension Lift Edelbrock Carb & Polished Intake Manifold & Valve Covers NAPC Race Transmission & NAPC Built Transfer Case
    EFI Live Comp Cam and Valvetrain Snow Performance Methanol Injection
    35" Toyo Open Country Mud Terrain on 18" Ion Alloy 179's Headman Long Tube Headers and True Dual Exhaust FASS 150gph Titanium Series Pump
    AirAid Cold Air Intake with K&N Dry Filter & AirAid PowerAid Throttle Body Spacer 2" Suspension Lift 33x12.50r15 Tires EFI Live & AFE Stage 2 Intake
    Pacesetter Long Tube Headers with Cats Gone True Dual Exhaust FlowPro 3.73 Gears Yukon Grizzly Locker with Mag-Hytec Cover & Traction Bars
    NGK Iridium Tips & MSD Ignition Plug Wires Baja Spare Tire Holder 33x13.5 Hankook rt03 18" XD Rims
    Innovate LC-1 Wideband o2 Sensor x2 HID's all around LED taillights and 3rd brake light
    BDS Dual Steering Stabilizers Pioneer Double-DIN Touchscreen Navigation with Two 10" Subs under rear seat
    Electric Fan Autometer Pressure, Boost, and Pyro Gauges
    4.56 Gears Airlift Air Bag Suspension

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    No one knows how to determine the pilot hole on the rims?

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