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Old 05-27-2006, 10:22 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Low profile 16.5" dually tires?

Any recommendations on some low profile dually tires for 16.5" rims? Looking for a good street tire, not M&S. Trying to get the final ride height set on my 53 Ford project, and I want something shorter than the 8.5 x 16.5's that are on it now.

Front will be 3.5" lower than in the picture with the spindles and coils that are going in next week.



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Old 05-27-2006, 10:59 AM   #2 (permalink)
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My only piece of advice is to try and get some 16 or 17" wheels.

I just went through getting some 9.5r16.5's for the 73 GMC tow rig, and I had a hard time finding anything. In fact, I cant even find 8.5r16.5's right now through a search.
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Old 05-27-2006, 02:30 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Actually I guess they are 8.75's Just took a look and I see what you mean about the 16.5" tire choices. Guess I'll start looking around for some different wheels before spending a bunch of $$ on tires
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