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10-20-2018, 08:19 PM
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Posted By teslafan

It's all good. I kinda figured they weren't when...

It's all good. I kinda figured they weren't when I saw what height proxes you went with. I like the lowered stance of your truck though...wish I could do that to mine without messing up the warranty.
10-20-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 31
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Posted By teslafan

Ok...rojizostang just looked at your other post...

Ok...rojizostang just looked at your other post and saw your pics. Good looking truck. looks badass with the Mickey Thompsons. I'd still like to know which Michelins you got rid of though. I'm...
10-20-2018, 07:30 PM
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Posted By teslafan

Which Michelins were you running before you...

Which Michelins were you running before you changed to the Proxes ST III? Is your truck stock ride height and can you post pics so I can see what they look like?

Duh....just saw that it's lowered
10-15-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 31
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Posted By teslafan

I thought that's what they might be.... I've...

I thought that's what they might be.... I've been looking at those. Ford Performance has some nice looking 20's also but they are only 8.5" wide and might cut my options on tire selection in the...
10-15-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,730
Posted By teslafan

Yea it's always been a problem for me. I get the...

Yea it's always been a problem for me. I get the math its just that actual real world measurements are so different from manufacturer to manufacturer. I've bought a lot of tires in my life and unless...
10-15-2018, 06:26 PM
Replies: 31
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Posted By teslafan

I'm liking the grabbers but haven't ruled out the...

I'm liking the grabbers but haven't ruled out the proxes yet, can't seem to find an actual tread width listed anywhere. You're right about tire rack being the only one to list tread width as far as I...
10-15-2018, 11:39 AM
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Posted By teslafan

BadCon how well do those General tires hook in...

BadCon how well do those General tires hook in 2wd?
10-15-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,730
Posted By teslafan

Helpful post and I appreciate it, definitely food...

Helpful post and I appreciate it, definitely food for thought, good looking truck btw...I was misreading the specs the toyo site I guess. They list overall inflated width and don't call it section...
10-15-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,730
Posted By teslafan

That's helpful....picture is worth a thousand...

That's helpful....picture is worth a thousand words. Lol! Not a big gap in the fenderwell. They are heavier and taller than what I was looking at but I like the look. Toyo website says 12.4" overall...
10-15-2018, 07:04 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,730
Posted By teslafan

Definitely what I'm worried about. I'm trying to...

Definitely what I'm worried about. I'm trying to keep warranty by going with the factory lowering kit so I'm stuck with 1/2 drop until that rolls off. I had mentioned those sizes in the toyo's...
10-15-2018, 06:54 AM
Replies: 31
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Posted By teslafan

Those weights come from toyo specs so we were...

Those weights come from toyo specs so we were talking about the same manufacturer and 32lbs of unsprung weight is going to be noticeable no matter what gear or tune. I'm not knocking your choices...
10-14-2018, 07:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,730
Posted By teslafan

Yea that's a little taller than I want plus...

Yea that's a little taller than I want plus they're 7lbs heavier than the 315/35's and 11lbs heavier than the 275/40's.... I'm all about reducing unsprung weight and I have a 3.13 rear gear and don't...
10-14-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 31
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Posted By teslafan

How wide are your factory rims? My xlt has 18" x...

How wide are your factory rims? My xlt has 18" x 8" rims and I can't get a wide enough tire on them or I'd keep them. I'm thinking 20"x 11" on the rear and 20"x9.5" on the front....just not sure of...
10-14-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,730
Posted By teslafan

I'm thinking I'll run 315/35R20 @12.4" wide on...

I'm thinking I'll run 315/35R20 @12.4" wide on the rear and 275/40R20 @ 10.9" on front both of which are aprox. 2" shorter than stock. I hope that doesn't open the fenderwell gap too much, truck will...
10-13-2018, 08:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,479
Posted By teslafan

Yes I've been playing with it a little today....

Yes I've been playing with it a little today. Definitely did away with lag. It's like a different truck...sport + is pretty touchy so far I'm liking sport +4
10-13-2018, 08:33 PM
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Views: 3,730
Posted By teslafan

Opinions on Toyo Proxes

Is anyone using the toyo proxes? I'm looking at 20" tires for '18 5.0 2wd 3.31 rear gear..... Looking for any opinions on them good or bad. How well they hook up. How well they last. etc. etc.
10-13-2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,479
Posted By teslafan

I bought the pedal commander and received it the...

I bought the pedal commander and received it the other day. Have to say so far I love it. I would definitely recommend it to anyone on the fence about using it.
10-09-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,479
Posted By teslafan

Thanks....I've been looking at that. If I go with...

Thanks....I've been looking at that. If I go with a tune I'll definitely go that route. I just bought the Pedal Commander so we'll see how that goes when it gets here. It may be enough to satisfy me...
10-07-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,479
Posted By teslafan

Wow...only worked a year!.Definitely don't like...

Wow...only worked a year!.Definitely don't like hearing that the pedal commander comes in at $300+. How do you like your tune? I would really like to get a tune but I am worried about warranty...
10-06-2018, 11:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,479
Posted By teslafan

anyone used the pedal commander for '18 5.0

I'm not happy with the throttle lag and shift strategies of my '18 5.0 with 10spd. and I'm trying to decide what I want to do about it. I would like to put a tune on it but I'm worried about voiding...
10-04-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,139
Posted By teslafan

I'll have the tires covered not sure about the...

I'll have the tires covered not sure about the driveshaft. What are the rpm limits on that? I have 3.31 gear and I'm going to stay with as close to the same tire diameter as stock.
10-04-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,139
Posted By teslafan

Thanks.... I'm thinking of getting a tune for...

Thanks.... I'm thinking of getting a tune for this truck and was trying to decide if it would be worthwhile to add cold air and exhaust. I am mainly interested in cleaning up throttle response and...
10-03-2018, 11:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,139
Posted By teslafan

2018 5.0 factory intake and exhaust

At what point does the factory intake and exhaust become a restriction?
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