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  1. What size tire and wheel can you fit under the truck on the chain.

    General Discussions
    What size tire and wheel can you fit under the truck on the chain. I'd like to try and put 285/70/17 under there if I can.
  2. Tire clearance test + photos

    General Discussions
    Wanted to run some snow chains, but was worried that I would have some clearance issues, so decided to do a little test; figured others might find this useful: ---- My truck: My Xterra is a 2004. Have a 2" body lift as well as a ~2+ suspension lift. For the suspension lift, I'm running stock...
  3. Biggest tire with 2 in" BL

    General Discussions
    What is the biggest tire I can get on my X with just a 2"in body lift and a 1.5 PML lift?
  4. 06 X Spare have TPMS???

    Repair Questions
    Trying to figure out an issue I'm having with the Tire Pressure indicator light on my dash. Does my 06 X have a TPMS on the spare? thx
  5. Low tire pressure light stuck on

    FAQ/Common Questions
    My tire pressure was low last week - only a few pounds off. Ive since inflated the tires to where they need to be, however, the indicator light is still on. thoughts? thanks
  6. Spare Tire Lock

    Street Wheels & Tires
    Just got a new Xterra 2013 Pro-4X. Could not find a Spare Tire Lock listed in the accessories. Web searches come up with one for the Frontier and Titan trucks, but not for the Xterra. I've heard the spare tires are often a target for theft. Any advice is appreciated.
  7. Replacing Stock Tires / MPG Question / TJ get in here plz !

    Street Wheels & Tires
    Hey gang... I have a 2008 Off Road with the standard issue Tires... I'm 45k in and need to change them out. I see everyone loves the BFG KO's ... and a few choice others... My X is my daily driver 52 miles daily commute ... I live in FL and my vehicle is my bug out vehicle in case of...
  8. Hello from Hawai'i - '02 SE/SC w/ pics

    New Member Introductions
    What's up everybody I am new to the forum. I just moved to Hawai'i and got a 2002 SE Supercharged Xterra. I have a 4runner at home in Colorado, but I am giving the Nissan a try. The Xterra is stock except Magnaflow exhaust and some 15" black wheels. It's got mud terrain tires but they're only...
  9. Looking for CAD model of frame stiffeners

    Body Armor
    I'm going to be building a custom rear bumper hopefully this summer. I want to build my own frame stiffeners since I don't want to pay $100 bucks for them. Does anybody have a CAD model of them? It would really help me out in fabricating them. Also, can somebody take a picture of what holes it...
  10. Spare tires - show us what you have

    Exterior Mods
    Ive been tossing around ideas for my spare tire and here's what Im going with... I think. Post up any and all pictures of your spare tire and the details going along with it.
  11. Sidewall wear on tire

    Scheduled or Preventive Maintenance
    Help! Sidewall wear on tire I've got a question and I'm afraid because I've got a couple big trips coming up. The sidewall on one of my tires is peeling. These tires don't even have 30k on them yet so I'm confused for sure. Is this something that could cause a blowout? My tire pressure is...
  12. 2nd gen wheels & tires?

    Offroad Wheels & tires
    can somebody tell me what wheel and tire combination go good with a 2005 SE xterra that has a 2.5" lift?
  13. America's Discount Tire

    Offroad Wheels & tires
    I went to America's Discount tire today to get my tires rotated and they broke off one of the lugs on the passenger rear tire. It was the second one they broke off on the same wheel in two trips, so I was down to four. Luckly the guys at America's discount tire are awesome and fixed both...
  14. Rooftop spare tire mount?

    How To's, DIY and Write ups
    I'm pretty sure I'm going to want to mount my spare up on the roof, and I was wondering what my options are. I searched all forum areas for "rooftop, roof, top, spare, tire, mount" no avail! How'd you guys go about mounting your spare to your rooftop cage? How much of a pain is it to get down?
  15. stubborn tire woes...

    Repair Questions
    6 weeks ago, the d.c. area was under 2 feet of snow. pulling out of my parking lot, i got a flat tire. unfortunately, i had to wait for a considerable amount of snow to melt before i could attempt to change the tire. by that time, the tire was so flat, i couldn't get the jack underneath. i...
  16. 2008 Xterra s wheel size

    Street Wheels & Tires
    I'm picking up my X tommorow and I am already looking for new wheels. Is the 08 bolt patern:icon_question: (6 x 4.5) ? If anyone knows where I can get custom wheels for a decent price, let me know. Thanks
  17. Tires - 2001 SE - will XE sized tires fit?

    Scheduled or Preventive Maintenance
    I made a mistake: I have bought two tires with 2001 XE original specs (235/70R-15) for our 2001 SE (according to, the original tires were 255/65-16). Because my life can't be simple, I can't just return them at the store: I'm posted to West Africa, and while I can have them mailed...
  18. tire question

    Modification Questions
    I need new tires and i decided to buy new wheels as well. Im doing a PML 1.5" .... what size tire can i fit on a 15" x 8" wheel? also does anybody know what kind of backspacing i need to look out for and what the center bore diameter needed when buying new wheels? thanks
  19. Missing something?

    Repair Questions
    Hey guys, let's play a game. It's called "what's missing in this picture?" I went muddin', then while I was washing my X I noticed this... What part do I need to buy off eBay? I noticed the X was handling funky there at the end of my run while in 4H. Felt kinda like a flat tire. Was this...
  20. New to Xterra

    Modification Questions
    Ive tried looking around on here for a bit, and unfortunately its all chinese as far as mods for suspension and stuff. I get the concepts and can keep up with the words but that doesnt mean i know what im looking for when I walk into a shop. I come from a car building background but that was...