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Jul 7, 7:20am - #218037 
Are these the only tires I can get

Can only I only get 225 40 17's for my 17x 8 inch matrix shadow rims, and will an 8 inch wide rim fit on the 2000 celica without a problem? what about a 225 45 17?or is that not a low profile? here is a pictur of the exact profile and look I want

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Jul 7, 7:24am - #218038 
not exactly sure about the tires, 8 inch wheels will be fine tho

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Jul 7, 7:28am - #218039 
8 inch wheels will work witha 35 mm offset.

225 40 27 will fit but only one brand makes that size.

you can go with 215 40 17 if they will fit.

but i would go with 235/40/17

and have some wide rubber for handleing

if you wanted the look ab obove and that really low profile look you should have got 18's


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Jul 7, 9:39am - #218040 
those look sick


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Jul 7, 12:59pm - #218041 
NO you can't go with a 215 on an 8" wide wheel!!!!! I tried it at the shop and the sidewall of the tire actually stretches outward to meet the 8 inch wide wheel. Go with 225. I have 225/40/ZR18 and they fit fine. But, I think a 40 series tire will look too small on a 17 rim. ditto 18's

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Jul 7, 1:51pm - #218042 
thank you i guess I'll go with a 235 40 17 if that sounds good, I wish I could get an idea of what the sidewall would look like as far as thickness

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Jul 8, 5:01am - #218043 
eek How many times did you start a thread about the SAME thing thumbsdown


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Jul 8, 12:17pm - #218044 
isn't this the same one about the chrome wheels??? grin

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Jul 8, 1:37pm - #218045 
Originally Posted by Krayze
8 inch wheels will work witha 35 mm offset.

225 40 27 will fit but only one brand makes that size.

you can go with 215 40 17 if they will fit.

but i would go with 235/40/17

and have some wide rubber for handleing

if you wanted the look ab obove and that really low profile look you should have got 18's


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Jul 8, 1:52pm - #218046 
Originally Posted by Krayze
8 inch wheels will work witha 35 mm offset.

225 40 27 will fit but only one brand makes that size.

you can go with 215 40 17 if they will fit.

but i would go with 235/40/17

and have some wide rubber for handleing

if you wanted the look ab obove and that really low profile look you should have got 18's
thats a large rim!!!!!


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