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Spacers good or bad?

Old 01-10-2009, 03:19 AM
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Im looking to have a little wider stance on my 2000 ZR2. I'm currently a little low on the cash otherwise i would just go with some new rims with a diff backspacing. So my question is how safe are wheel spacers? Are they meant for offroading? My blazers a daily driver but i like to to take it offroad every now and then.

Also any one have wheel spacers on a ZR2? What size did you go with did you use a a bigger spacing in the back then front? (also have 2 inch lift shackles and t bar crank)
Old 01-10-2009, 08:24 AM
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check some related threads, there has been plenty of talk about them. havent had mine long time but hav been good to me, and i offroad daily
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Put some 1.25' spacers on the back and call it good. Putting spacers up front will have the same affect as rims with too little back spacing.
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