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Old October 25th, 2006, 08:28 PM   #1
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rim size

does any body know how small of a rim i can fit on a 2005 ram daytona pkg it has 20's on it now and was looking to put some 16's or 17's stock dodge rims cause the tires that come on the 20's suck ass in the mud (and that was just in my driveway)
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Old October 25th, 2006, 08:33 PM   #2
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How is changing the rim going to make the tire better?

I would say 17's.
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Old October 25th, 2006, 08:39 PM   #3
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summer rim's and tires vs winter rim's and tires don't want to be switching tires on rims twice a year and i can get the smaller 16" or 17" rims cheaper thaks for the the info
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Old October 28th, 2006, 07:36 PM   #4
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They are not smaller than 16s for sure. Im pretty sure thats what they can be though. The off road comes with 17s but Im 95% sure you can fit 16s
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Old December 31st, 2006, 04:21 PM   #5
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I've got a 2003 and 16's will be pushing it due to the bake size---stock truck size is 17"
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Old January 8th, 2007, 10:03 PM   #6
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Steel 16" will probably fit fine, but aluminum could be hit or miss.
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Old January 9th, 2007, 11:16 AM   #7
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I know the 2500 and 3500 require 17" or larger for the 3rd Gen Dodge trucks to fit over the calipers. Not sure on the 1500's though.
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Old January 10th, 2007, 09:23 AM   #8
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does any body know how small of a rim i can fit on a 2005 ram daytona pkg it has 20's on it now and was looking to put some 16's or 17's stock dodge rims cause the tires that come on the 20's suck ass in the mud (and that was just in my driveway)

I would just pave your driveway...that would be cheaper than buying new rims and tires:tonka:
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Old January 10th, 2007, 05:34 PM   #9
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17" minimal unless you want to grind some brake calipers, even some aftermarket 17's don't work.
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