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Default question about lift/level/tire size... im new..

so i'm new to trucks, i got my 2013 ram sport cc in the mineral grey (love it) and I would like to get some bigger tires. i will definately need them by winter as we get plenty of snow.. and I may have told my insurance company that i already have winter tires for it. (saved me 150 a month!)

anyways, I was looking at the Rough country lift/level kit that brings the front up 2.5" and the back 1.75. is anyone running this setup? and what size tires would I be able to fit? i read somewhere that i will be able to get 35's under there with the level. also, im still up in the air about what tire to get... I really like the trail grapplers, but i do alot of city driving, and not sure on the treadwear.

one last thing. what would be the rim/tire size combo that would work with that setup without rubbing? i was considering getting an 18"aftermarket wheel as the the stock 20" i have now would probably make for a more expensive tire... anyways, as i said, Im new to lifting and such and am looking for some opinions and possibly some pics to see.

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Questions like this are the exact reason Kyle (aka gonefishin776) made a thread about the basic leveling questions. Made it a lot easier for both him and myself to answer these threads. Take a look at the thread HERE, it will answer all your questions.

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Questions like this are the exact reason Kyle (aka gonefishin776) made a thread about the basic leveling questions. Made it a lot easier for both him and myself to answer these threads. Take a look at the thread HERE, it will answer all your questions.

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I’m running the exact same set up you’re looking at and I love it! I dropped my stock 20’s for 17s since I saved a fortune on both the tires and the rims. One thing to keep in mind while looking for rims is the offset, since you want to run a larger tire you typically need a 0 offset (or more negative) in order to clear them… so be prepared for them to stick out a bit.

When I installed the kit I did a little write up and I posted some pics, so if you’re curious have a look.

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5100'S at 2.1 with 35.12.50 20 on stockers i have no spacers and they do not rub. I will get new wheels and a 6" lift nect Jan lol.

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