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biggest tire for inside tire carrier

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by big d, Jun 17, 2002.

  1. big d

    big d 1/2 ton status

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    whats the maximum tire size that will fit mounted on the stock interior tire carrier ? need to know a.s.a.p. please. thanks everybody. /forums/images/icons/smirk.gif
     
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    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    I fit a 33x12.5 on mine...but I couldn't get a 35 to fit.

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    I have an 87 silverado and can oly fit up to a 32x11.50. /forums/images/icons/frown.gif Too bad I run 33's
     
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    I have a 79K5 and I can fit my 35x15.5 TSL-SX tire on the stock internal tire holder. It is not easy to put it on put it does a good job and looks good.
     
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    I have an 15.50/38x16.50 on the inside carrier.
     
  6. big d

    big d 1/2 ton status

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    will the stock tire cover fit it ? also tell me alittle about your 79'. im doing a few upgrades to my old ride, plus doing alittle restoring also, but nothing spectacular. the original color was brown, but i repainted it in rattle can pretty close to the same color. thanks for responding.
     
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    thanks for the info
     
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    What do ya want to know about my 79? I have replace almost everything on it. It has a poncho 400, turbo 400, NP205, 14FF, D44 HD, 6 in, 35 TSL-SX. The only thing that is original is the body and interior.
     
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    A used BFG 35x12.50.
     

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