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Old 05-18-2011, 04:03 PM   #1
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I have an 09' Lariat with 20" OEM aluminum rims. I want to add bigger tires, possibly 32" or 33", and a 2" leveling kit. Any suggestions on tire size or brand of leveling kit?
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If your keeping you stock wheels you can go with a 305 which is a 33" and a 2" level...level kits are all the same find one with the best price
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Funny how many miss the sticky. Good info. As for price simply shop around and run searches for whatever kit you are looking into.
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I did the level with the Daystar 2" Kit. I went with 305/50/20 but their were too small (32"). Gas mileage suffered as well. I'd recommend a 285/55 or 275/60 for a 33" tire. Maybe even a 275/65/20 for a little bigger. There's a thread on here for that size tire.
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Have you checked into our leveling kits yet? Not all leveling kits are created the same, our design offsets the strut to provide coil clearance on the upper A-arm during droop travel. We have seen other designs that ignore this so the coil can interfere with the arm.

http://zoneoffroad.com/product?ki=112&gr=-1

You can clear a 33x12.50 (305/55R20) tire with your OE rims.
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auto spring has been great, good quality for cheap..http://autospringcorp.com/index.php?...ort=20a&page=3.. i did 2.5 and it is perfectly level, and i did 33" tires no rub at all
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If your keeping you stock wheels you can go with a 305 which is a 33" and a 2" level...level kits are all the same find one with the best price
305 is the width in mm. I have a 275 and it's a 33"
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