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Old 11-28-2013, 08:58 AM   #1
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I am ordering a 2014 with window awning, 1000w inverter, convection oven, and front twin beds. Only other option I would like is 16" wheels and tires. Anyone done this or even possible?
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Old 11-28-2013, 10:33 AM   #2
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Thumbs UP for the 16" wheels. You can do it later if your budget won't allow it up front but better to do it now if you can. You won't be sorry. Also Awnings all around will be a welcome addition for camping in warm climates.

ENJOY. See ya on the road sometime
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16" wheels/tires are not an option. You would have to have them installed by Airstream after your trailer was built. You will get no credit for the 15" - you'll end up with both.
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The factory will install the 16" Sendel wheels and Michelin tires, but no credit is issued for the set of 15" tires and wheels. This what I did:

16" tires and wheels
Sendel T03-66655T wheel rated 3,580 pounds @ 80 psi were ordered 30JUL13 5 @ $103 + $10 frt = $565 + tax =$610.48 Discount Tire

Dill TPMS #1506 - 453 valve stems & #1900 crystal monitor to be ordered from Discount tire for $353 + tax

McGard 24138 Chrome Cone Seat Wheel Locks and McGard 64010 Chrome Bulge Cone Seat Style Lug Nuts (1/2" - 20 Thread Size) from Amazon

Centramatic 300-356 all A plates for 16" rims or 200-221 Special for 15" rims, ordered direct for $199 per set of four

Michelin LT 225/75R16E 2,680 pounds @ 80 psi 29.2" LTX M/S2 P/N 05681
4 x 2,680 = 10,720 pounds - to be ordered and installed along with the Dill TPMS valves by local the local CostCo
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