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Old August 19th, 2011, 03:09 PM   #1
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So im planning on putting a 3" leveling kit on my 00 Silverado and am looking at different tire sizes.
My question is, what would be a better size to go with, 285/75/R16's or 295/75/R16's?
Sticking with my stock wheels.
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Stock tire size so the truck can still get out of my way.
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Stock tire size so the truck can still get out of my way.
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285/75/16 = 32.8x11.2/16
295/75/16 = 33.4x11.6/16
Your gonna have a lot more options w/ the 285, there isn't that much difference between the both!
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I had a 2002 sierra with 285 / 75/ R16's and those were about as big as you want to go. I would not go to 295's.
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Thank you!
thats exactly what i was looking for.
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I had a 2002 sierra with 285 / 75/ R16's and those were about as big as you want to go. I would not go to 295's.
You can fit 285's on a stock vehicle w/o a lift as well.....
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