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Wheel Backspacing

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by 1977/85scottspecial, Nov 7, 2003.

  1. 1977/85scottspecial

    1977/85scottspecial Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 60

    Hi, I am going to get 35"x12.5" R-16 Tires. My question is the backspacing on the rims(16"x8") is 4". I was wondering if that will work on an 74' k20 frame with an 85' body? Thanks
     
  2. Big Nate's Plowing

    Big Nate's Plowing PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,266

    unless you have a lift of somekind the tires will/might rub the frame a little
     
  3. 1977/85scottspecial

    1977/85scottspecial Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 60

    Forgot to mention, a 3" frame and 3" body lift. Thanks, Alex
     
  4. Big Nate's Plowing

    Big Nate's Plowing PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,266

    you should be good to go then, the 35's wil fill the wheel wells nicely
     
  5. 1977/85scottspecial

    1977/85scottspecial Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 60

    Just making sure it will work before I buy.......:waving: