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Lift needed for 80 model
« on: Mar 10, 2017, 07:14:52 AM »
what size tire before lift needed on 1980 model- will 33's fit -if not how much lift is needed
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Re: Lift needed for 80 model
« Reply #1 on: Mar 10, 2017, 07:38:07 AM »
I had 31s on my 80 with no lift. I think 33s may require some cutting??
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Re: Lift needed for 80 model
« Reply #2 on: Mar 10, 2017, 09:44:50 AM »
I've had 35s on my '80 with maybe 2" of lift and they barely even rub.  A shackle lift or some old man emu springs would be just right I think.
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Re: Lift needed for 80 model
« Reply #3 on: Mar 10, 2017, 12:35:50 PM »
Depending on backspacing and rim width used, you can fit 33's w/o a lift.
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Re: Lift needed for 80 model
« Reply #4 on: Mar 10, 2017, 03:10:24 PM »
Depending on backspacing and rim width used, you can fit 33's w/o a lift.

Yes, I have had 33x12.50s on my '80 stock with minimal rubbing.
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