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Old March 17th, 2010, 06:30 PM   #1
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Default Biggest tires for a 94 Cummins?

My buddy recently purchased a 1994 Cummins and has found some good deals on larger tires but they may be too big.

If anyone knows the largest tire for the stock truck, and without trimming if possible.

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Old March 17th, 2010, 06:31 PM   #2
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maybe try the dodge forum
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Old March 17th, 2010, 06:34 PM   #3
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I personally looked it up for you. 30" tire is it. Buy them at Discount tire. They usually are the best deal.
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Old March 17th, 2010, 06:38 PM   #4
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Alright, ill let him know.
He wants to go bigger so some work is going to have to be done.
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Old March 17th, 2010, 06:40 PM   #5
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You will have to do serious trimming if you go 33's. I personally would pre-trim prior to purchase. That way once the tires get mounted you won't rub leaving the tire store. Smart huh?
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Old March 17th, 2010, 06:43 PM   #6
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dude even 30's will require trimming
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Old March 17th, 2010, 06:46 PM   #7
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dude even 30's will require trimming
Or just a 5" body lift would make them barely fit,
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Old March 17th, 2010, 07:33 PM   #8
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ok ass clowns a 285r16 is stock so i think u can put 315r16 is the biggest i whould sick with 305's just to be safe of no bigger then a 32
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Old March 17th, 2010, 07:53 PM   #9
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dude even 30's will require trimming
Werd. 235/70's are about max on those trucks. I have a battery powered saw zaw and beer. Trimming party at your place?
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Old March 17th, 2010, 08:09 PM   #10
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I have 285-70-17s on mine and i run 305-70-16s in the summer
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you could run these with out any trimming
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Old March 17th, 2010, 11:01 PM   #12
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^doing anything with those scrapers sucks...they are just a big PITA!




I've worked on a lot of wierd shit, but I have yet to see a Cummins engine, or any other engine, with wheels and tires mounted directly to it...
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Old March 17th, 2010, 11:07 PM   #13
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you could run these with out any trimming


That's racist!@!
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Old March 18th, 2010, 08:28 AM   #14
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285/75r16's will fit nicely (shown below). 305's and bigger will risk rubbing on the plastic inner fender.

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I ran 305 16 on my 02 cummins. They would rub on the inside on the lower control arm when fully cranked other then that no problems.
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Old March 18th, 2010, 03:49 PM   #16
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I ran 305 16 on my 02 cummins. They would rub on the inside on the lower control arm when fully cranked other then that no problems.
Was that on the stock rims? I didn't have that happen until I got to 315/75 and I had to install a 2" levelling kit to get that size in there, anyway.
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Old March 18th, 2010, 04:00 PM   #17
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315/75 i got on my 96 cummins 2 inch levelin kit
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Old March 19th, 2010, 11:37 AM   #19
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315/17r16 bolted on to my 94 1500. no lift. they rubbed a little on compression and max turn, on to the control arm. the plastic they rubbed was because it was loose on the truck.
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315/17r16 bolted on to my 94 1500. no lift. they rubbed a little on compression and max turn, on to the control arm. the plastic they rubbed was because it was loose on the truck.

I'm tired of you posting misleading bullshit. You were using aftermarket, low-backspaced rims. We've been through this before and it is not possible on a stock 2nd-gen - like the OP clearly stated. You can only go bigger like that on stock 3rd-gens.

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