Question: Should I Lift My Jeep For 33 Inch Tires?

Can I put 33 inch tires on my jeep without a lift?

JK/JKU models have just enough wheel clearance inside the fender that a 33” tire can actually be used without a single modification.

However, if you’re taking it off-road, some changes are necessary to avoid the risk of rubbing..

Do you need a lift kit for 33 inch tires?

You don’t “need” a lift, but the tires will rub in some areas, especially when off-road. The front tires will rub the front airdam under the front bumper when turning lock to lock [like in a parking lot].

How much does it cost to lift a Jeep 2 inches?

Mopar 2-inch lift: $910 or around $1,500 if you go the whole hog and get the MOPAR 2″ Lift Kit with Front 1310 Double Cardin Driveshaft and Fox Racing Shocks. As you can see this is nearly 2x the cost of the body lift; however, for the trade of the increase in clearance and the better off-road ride, it’s a deal for me.

What size tires should I get with a 4 inch lift?

You should run at least a 35 with a 4″ lift. What he is saying is: if you want to run a 33″ tire, save you money and buy a leveling kit or 2″ BB. A leveling kit will remove the rake and give you about 1-2″ of lift over stock. Sorry, 4″ of lift is big on a jk and a 33″ tire will look small.

Can you fit 33 inch tires on a stock Jeep JK?

33-inch tires can be fitted to a stock Jeep Wrangler JK, but with minimum clearance on the front bumper and not enough clearance for full articulation off-road.

Can I fit 33s with a 2 inch lift?

A 2 inch lift with correct rims will fit 33s . If you go down a tyre size it will still be all legal and less hassle .

What are the biggest tires I can put on my jeep without a lift?

The largest tire you can fit without a chance of problems on road is a 33×10 tire (also called a “pizza cutter”). An example is the 255/80/17 BFG KM2. Because this tire is the same width as most stock JK tires, there is no issue on road, despite the larger diameter.

Is a 2 inch lift worth it?

Yes a 2″ lift is worth it, think of it this way… On a tourer it enables you to get to more places or the same places with less risk of sill and under carriage damage, it also increases your take off and departure angles which is a plus.

What is a good size tire for a Jeep Wrangler?

Stock Jeep Wrangler Tire Sizes2018 JL Tire SizesRubicon255/75/R17Sahara255/70R18Sport (2010-2017)225/75R16 (2010-2017) or 245/75R16 (2015-2017) or 255/75R17 (2010-2017)Sport S (2016-2017)255/75R1735 more rows

Does lifting a Jeep cause problems?

If you lift your jeep too high and don’t replace your stock control arms, your wheelbase will be shortened and you may get vibrations in the drive line from improper pinion angles. The taller the lift, the bigger the issue you will have using the stock control arms.

What size is a 33 inch tire on a 17 inch rim?

Tire size equivalent chart for 33″, 35″, 37″ or 40″ tires:33″ Tires (+/- 0.50″ in overall diameter)35X12.50-15315/75-16315/70-17295/70-1720″22″24″275/65-2035X12.50-22325/45-2445 more rows

What is the biggest tire that will fit on a stock Jeep?

If you stay on paved roads, smaller tires are better choices than large ones. If you take it on mud, then you should consider a lift and larger, wider tires. But, if you do not want to invest in a lift, then the largest tires you can put on your JK or JL are 33 inches.

How much lift do you need for 35 inch tires?

Re: How much lift to clear 35″ tires? You’ll need at least 5″ of lift, but depending wheel offset possibly more to clear 35’s without rubbing.

How big of a lift do I need for 35 tires Silverado?

35-inch tires are very popular for the Chevy Silverado, especially for the 2007 to 2018 models and the Chevy Sierra 1500. This is because they have larger lifts of 6 inches or more. Those that go after the 35-inch tire size like it because it will increase their ground clearance.

How big of a lift do I need for 33 inch tires?

A 2.5″ suspension lift coupled with a 1.25″ body lift is adequate for 33’s. The body lift will give you the needed clearance so the tires don’t destroy your fenders at full stuff, otherwise you’ll need to add more bump stop extension, which lessons your up travel. Up travel is important for better ride quality.

Can you fit 33 inch tires on 17 inch rims?

To increase performance, your tire should be compatible with your rim size. 33-inch tires work well with rims that measure 15 or 16 inches in width, while 35-inch tires should only be used with rims that are at least 17-inches wide.

Are 33 inch tires the same as 285?

You are talking two completely different measurements. 285 is the tread width in millimeters. 33″ is the tire diameter.

Should I get a 4 or 6 inch lift?

The only reason why a 6 inch lift kit would be a smarter choice is if you really need to hit the off-road, if you ask me. The 4 inch lift provides just enough raise to make the truck look far better than a stock, and still provide it with enough benefits that come from increased level of clearance.