Replacing rim and tires on a 2001 suburban 1500

Asked by Jan 19, 2017 at 09:34 PM

Question type: Car Customization

I have a 2001 suburban 1500 with 16 inch rims. I'm
looking to buy tires and someone with a 2016
suburban upgraded his 18" stock wheels and has
them for sale (rims and tires)
I need to know if they will fit my truck without any
issues? Please help!!!

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111,745

With not fit your rim size is 6.5Jx16 ET31 and the 2016 is 7.5Jx17 ET31standard but they were a few different rims offered as a option and the max wheel size is 17" you may need to lift the truck.

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104,085

Measure the wheel wells for suspension and turning clearances, see if he will allow you to try them on first, I don't see any reason they won't fit. I put 285/65/18 on my Yukon with no problems with any clearances but had to recalibrate the speedo for the larger tires and wheels, and you will too.

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82,825

I think they will fit but you will probably need 60 series tires instead of 70 series tires.

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