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Old September 7th, 2016, 11:33 AM
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Downshift makes a great point. The bigger tire and increased height will look cool but will have a neg affect to overall road performance, especially if you're running the original carbs.

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Old September 7th, 2016, 12:19 PM
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1of40 is right.
Given your anticipated usage, I wouldn't lift, but perhaps just refresh with fresh stock springs and Bilteins.
Tires: 265/75-16 will improve appearance without creating any additional height.
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