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15's on 3/4 ton running gear

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by BrownK5, Apr 5, 2006.

  1. BrownK5

    BrownK5 Registered Member

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    is it possible to run a 15" wheel on a 3/4 ton 44 and a corp. 14? thinkin of going to 3/4 but dont want to buy new tires.
     
  2. b454rat

    b454rat 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    Yep, little bit with a grinder and they fit. Got some on my burb...look in my sig under suburban album. Depending on what b/s and what style drum, (slip on or pressed) they might hit. They hit on my 89 with slip on drum, but fit fine on my 97 with pressed drums.
     
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    lrazer 1/2 ton status

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    they wouldn't make 8 lug 15in wheels if you couldn't
     
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    nstarry 1/2 ton status

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    I had tons of grinding with 4.25 bs rims
     
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    chopped&bobbed77burb 1/2 ton status

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    Ya gotta grind the calipers a bit but nothing compared to the grinding I had to do to my dana 60 :doah: . I have the 4inch back space wheels . good luck and happy grinding AND DAMIT wear some saftey glasses :D .
     
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    willymonster 1/2 ton status

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    gringing grinding grinding mine fit :laugh:
     
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    beater_k20 Banned

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    you'll find tons of great info here

    another couple of good sources are here and here
     

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