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Thread: Your thoughts on running a 16" wheel or 17" wheel?

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    Been Around the Block Heavyhaul07's Avatar
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    My vote is 17" like most have said for the same reasons

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    Old Timer black pearl's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by woof359 View Post
    go with the bigger wheel and get that extra 1/2 inch of clearance, you have more choices too when it comes to tires if you go with 17's, Im still on 16 inch wheels and kick my self all the time for not spending a few more bucks for the bigger wheels
    Your center line is more about your tier size then rim size as a 35 on a 16 inch rim is the same hight as a 35 on a 17 inch rim and the rim is centered in the tier it puts the center line at the same hight

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    Caught the Bug desrt4x's Avatar
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    I have had 16" for years and will be going to 17" on the next set of tires. Tire availability seems to be better in 17" with a better selection, 17" will let me do the big brake kit, as stated before
    Things are real tight at the caliper and rim

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