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Old 10-01-2015, 04:10 PM
RayZorback RayZorback is offline
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Default New Tires & Wheels!!

Vincent has new kicks!
One of the first things I wanted to do was purchase new tires. I was once fearful of stoplights, on a hill, in the rain!

BFGoodrich LT285/75R16E, All-Terrain T/A KO2

Technical Details
  • Tire Size: LT285/75R16
  • Sidewall: Raised White Letters
  • Overall Diameter: 32.8
  • Max Load: 3750
  • Load Range: E
  • Speed Rating: R = 106 mph
  • Rim Range: 7.5 - 9
  • Tread Depth: 15/32
  • Tire Weight: 59.1

ProComp 7031 Series Alloy Wheels with black locking bolts

  • Wheel Size: 16x8
  • Bolt Pattern: 5 on 4.5
  • Backspace: 4.5
  • Finish: Flat Black

Because I was able to get a great deal on the tires, I picked up a 5th full size tire to rotate in as a spare. This should prolong the life of the tires. The spare will live on the roof of the car eventually.

After installing the tires, I noticed a slight "rub" coming from the front when I turned sharp and slow. My truck seems to have a TBar lift on it, not a body kit. After circling a parking lot a few times, I determined that it was due to the mudflap on the front. Removing those is next on the list.

Last edited by RayZorback; 10-01-2015 at 04:13 PM.
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