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Old 05-17-2009, 10:05 AM   #1
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Default Biggest tire size I can fit on a stock rim?

Whats the biggest tire size I can fit on my 2500hd stock rim? I was to get the biggest and widest tire I can get on it.


















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Old 05-17-2009, 10:15 AM   #2
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Default Re: Biggest tire size I can fit on a stock rim?

i wouldnt go over a 12.50... they are narrow rims
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Old 05-17-2009, 01:00 PM   #3
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Default Re: Biggest tire size I can fit on a stock rim?

On your truck a 315/75/16 or 35X12.50X16 would work. They are relatively the same thing.

You dont want to put anything more than a 12.50 on there for sure tho. Your not suppose to put a tire more than 4 inches wider on a wheel really. And i think those stockers are like 16X7.5 or so.
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Default Re: Biggest tire size I can fit on a stock rim?

I used to run 36x12.5 on stock wheels and grant is running the 37x12.5 coopers on stock wheels
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You dont want to put anything more than a 12.50 on there for sure tho. Your not suppose to put a tire more than 4 inches wider on a wheel really. And i think those stockers are like 16X7.5 or so.

Stock NBS 2500 wheels are 16 x 6.5. But a 315 looks good on there.
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Default Re: Biggest tire size I can fit on a stock rim?

315's is the biggest I've seen. Those rims areonly like 7" wide
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Default Re: Biggest tire size I can fit on a stock rim?

Like everyone else said... the HD alloy PYO's are 16x6.5" wide. You can run a 12.50 tire on there w/out any issues. Just watch your pressures and rotate regularly to keep the wear even throughout the set.

Where are you at in Avondale and whats your truck look like? Maybe I've seen you around.
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i live off of clay creek road. its a 2006 silverado diesel 2500hd. navy blue reg. cab. has a company sign on the doors and tailgate OC Landscaping. Im friends with bowtie kid.
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Thanks for the help guys
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