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Old June 1st, 2013, 04:39 PM   #1
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Height question from taller tires

I have a 2010 sierra hd with about 13 inches lift and have 35,s on it from federal witch measure out to 34.125 im getting ready to put 40,s on it .Basicly what im asking is what kind of lift can i expect from a 5 inch taller tire im guessing about 2 inches
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Old June 1st, 2013, 04:54 PM   #2
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Wild guess here but I'm thinking half of the 5 inches would be 2.5" of extra ride height.
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Old June 1st, 2013, 05:02 PM   #3
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Old June 1st, 2013, 05:09 PM   #4
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Wild guess here but I'm thinking half of the 5 inches would be 2.5" of extra ride height.
my first reaction was that too, buit since he mentioned actual tire size, i think he wants to know actual difference, not the printed size difference.

having said that i cant see why it would mater because i dont think they would be far enough off to really notice
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Old June 1st, 2013, 05:51 PM   #5
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He may will notice it at full lock.

Just run 42's and loose the 3" body lift.
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Old June 1st, 2013, 10:30 PM   #6
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my first reaction was that too, buit since he mentioned actual tire size, i think he wants to know actual difference, not the printed size difference.

having said that i cant see why it would mater because i dont think they would be far enough off to really notice
Valid point. My next suggestion. Buy the new tires, measure them, divide difference in heights by 2, have answer.
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