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Old October 28th, 2009, 09:15 PM   #1
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Default 93 S10 4x4 Tire question

Anyone run 31x10.50s on stock rims with just cranking the torsion bars? I have read some things that say you need 3-4 inchs to do it, but no real world experience. I don't care if I can't go lock to lock, just needs to be drivable.
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Old October 29th, 2009, 06:42 PM   #2
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if you max out the bars. you'll fit but just barely
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Old October 29th, 2009, 06:49 PM   #3
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You don't want to max out your torsion bars. First off it would ride horribly and second you'd go through ball joints and TRE's like crazy. Also your CV shaft angle would be so terrible if you tried to put it 4 wheel drive they would snap in half.

I have seen blazers with a 3 inch body lift that fit 33's that would probably be the best route to go. You can get the body lifts for around $100.

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Old October 29th, 2009, 06:50 PM   #4
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I had an old 89 s10 pick up and I ran 31s on it with the torsions cranked about 3/4 of the way
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I ran 33's with the torsion all the way up and 2" of body. Make sure if you do crank it up to add/remove some of the shims that change the castor and cambor of the wheel to help with the ride and the steering as well as wear and tear on other parts.
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