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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-17-2007, 03:31 PM Thread Starter
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bigger rims with 36" tires

I have a 2007 6.7 liter megacab 3500 cummins and i was thinking about putting some 22.5 inch wheels with 36" tires on it. anyone tried this setup? how do loads pull with it? i pull quite a few and quite heavy loads with it. nearly 50,000 miles in about 3 months and most loads range from 20,000 lbs to one 32,000 lbs and one that was even about 41,000 lbs.
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Those huge wheels will add alot of unsprung weight to the truck. Those wheels are very heavy,plus I don't know if they would be rated to haul those kind of weights. You might crack them.

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