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Old July 12th, 2007, 11:27 PM
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I have a 'guy' who i am sourcing some Michelin tires from. I know some people on the board run them and love them. Most seem to be running the 8.25 size with what looks like a 3 inch lift.

My question is would the Michelin XZL 9.00 (36.5inch) fit a 3 inch Rovertym lift with to LR rubber isloators (might give me .5 inches more)? or would I need a 4 inch lift?
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Old July 13th, 2007, 06:06 AM
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My opinion is that you'll find something else to worry about other than a lift, in order to run those things...


Nice tires though,maybe in a more suitable size...

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would the Michelin XZL 9.00 (36.5inch) fit a 3 inch Rovertym lift ?
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Old July 13th, 2007, 10:50 AM
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My opinion is that you'll find something else to worry about other than a lift, in order to run those things...
I agree. at 70lbs those suckers are heavy! new propshaft, axles, you name it. i would need to beef up a lot to get those running fine. might stick with the BFG Mud or Goodyear MT/R

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The last truck I imported had those brand new and when I went to source some more, cause I had torn one open, I had a really hard time finding more and were also very expensive.

I had the 7.5 r16. The tire was nice but the thread wore rapidly on pavement and was very narrow and gave the truck the tractor look witch I was not fond of.

For availability and comfort I went with BFG MTs with no regrets.

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