Balancing 35" with Beadlocks - : Jeep Wrangler JK Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 Old 05-16-2012, 10:20 PM Thread Starter
Granite Guru
krevissco's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Home of the $30,000 millionaires.
Age: 38
Posts: 119
Feedback: 0 reviews
Balancing 35" with Beadlocks

I've looked through the 6 pages of posts in this section for my answer and have yet to find it.

I have 17" Walker Evans Beadlocks that I will mount 35's on myself. Will normal tire shops be able to balance my wheels for me? Or do I need to find a specialty/large truck shop like you guys with 37's and larger?

krevissco is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 Old 05-18-2012, 07:13 AM
Rock God
Norm's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: KC
Posts: 687
Feedback: 4 reviews

A regular tire shop should be able to handle a normal 35 or 37 with no problems. Most have machines that go up to 40-44's.

It took me 6 places, but I finally found a shop that could do a 39.5" thats 16.5" wide. They were a regular tire shop and had to hotwire the hood, but they made it work!

Norm is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 05-18-2012, 07:20 AM
Granite Guru
616fun's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Posts: 436
Feedback: 1 reviews

I did it myself on Soft8s (would be easier with bead locks) with Dynabeads.

Buy the weight you need and dump them in. People have gone cheaper and used airsoft beads as well. Just be sure they will hold together and not corrode inside the tire.
616fun is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the : Jeep Wrangler JK Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome