i have a 1995 chevy k1500 4x4 what the 5.7- 350 in it. i am going to put a 3 inch body lift on it and was wondering if i can run stock tires but still look nice

10

Asked by Nov 16, 2012 at 11:28 AM about the 1995 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Cheyenne LB RWD

Question type: Car Customization

1995 chevy k1500 4x4

4 Answers

25

Hi, you can check with my friends at Dixieland Offroad, they do EXCELLENT custom work, check out their webpage to check some of it out, and they can answer any questions you have regarding that lift. Phones (904) 683-8157 Work (904) 683-9188 Work Address 9447 Craven Road Jacksonville, FL 32257 Neighborhood Mandarin Website http://truckliftkitsjacksonvillefl.co​m Facebook http://facebook.com/dixielandoffroad

16,635

Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder. If you have friends with the same rim fit but larger rims/tires, swap them for looks. A jacked truck with what appears under sized tires looks not too normal in my own opinion. Slightly larger tires or tires and rims will look more in tune with what you want if looks are a concern. Too large makes it look like a matchbox car and stupid again in my opinion.

I have the exact truck and all I did was crank the torsion bars to raise the front and put 285-75R16 (stock aluminum wheels) and I get tons of complements on the looks.

86,635

Tires that are wider will help restore some of the instability created by jacking the truck up. As for looks it will look a little funky with stock sized tires on it. Taller tires will also add ground clearance for the axles which a body lift cannot do.

Your Answer

C/K 1500

Looking for a Used C/K 1500 in your area?

CarGurus has 815 nationwide C/K 1500 listings starting at $2,436.

ZIP:

Chevrolet C/K 1500 Experts

  • #1
    Andrew Olsen
    Reputation
    3,850
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    2,650
  • #3
    Rowefast
    Reputation
    2,210
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,227 Great Deals out of 64,898 listings starting at $999
Used Ford F-150
3,304 Great Deals out of 224,486 listings starting at $1,200
Used Chevrolet C/K 2500
208 listings starting at $2,995
Used Dodge Ram 1500
413 Great Deals out of 11,096 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
829 Great Deals out of 42,143 listings starting at $1,987
Used Chevrolet Camaro
442 Great Deals out of 31,892 listings starting at $1,450
Used Chevrolet C/K 3500
214 listings starting at $3,199
Used Chevrolet S-10
13 Great Deals out of 1,202 listings starting at $1,600
Used Toyota Tacoma
722 Great Deals out of 45,869 listings starting at $2,500

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.