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Old 11-09-2009, 09:52 PM
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Hey guys...I'm new here and I just had a couple questions

I really don't know that much about cars but I'm trying to learn and I figured this would be a good place to start.

I have a 2001 Blazer S-10 LT 4WD 4-Door V6 with stock everything I believe (I just bought it a couple months ago)

I was looking for some new rims and tires and I have absolutely no idea what to look for =/

What I was hoping you guys could help me out with is to just list the basic information of the maximum rim size, wheel size, backspacing, bolt pattern, etc. that I should look for without having to lift it.

Thanks a lot guys and I hope you can help!!
Old 11-09-2009, 10:13 PM
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use the search function and look for things like 'stock wheel specs" and things along those lines...

you CURRENT rim is a stock 15"x7" alloy with 6" of backspacing.... THAT is the key when getting a new rim. you have a 4wd and the BACKSPACING is a huge deal here. go too small and you'll rub like hell if you get bigger tires...

biggest tire you can run stock is 30x9.5r15, probably rolling on 235/70r15's or 235/75r15's right now. to go any further we would need to know what you are looking for BUT try the search function first. it will turn up a TON for you

Welcome to the forum BTW
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I found these rims that are 15"x7" with a 5x4.75" Bolt Pattern...

However, it only seems to come in 4" and 4.25" backspacing...

Is 4.25" too small?

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They'll fit but they will stick out the wheel well about 2". Search Cragar Soft 8 and you should find pics of them on 4x4's here or try s10forum
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