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tire size #398637 Feb 12, 7:48pm Feb 12, 7:48pm
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tire size
i decided to get 17s this spring...what size tire would you recommend on 17 x 7.5 and 35mm offset...and what tire out of toyo,nitto,or falken?? ive searched seems 215/45/17 is a good size

Re: tire size [Re: Blue_Jaggon] #398638 Feb 12, 8:04pm Feb 12, 8:04pm
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205/40/17.

Re: tire size [Re: MptGlw69] #398639 Feb 12, 8:56pm Feb 12, 8:56pm
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215/45/17 . More tire so your less likely to bend a rim and it will also fill the wheel well area better.


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Re: tire size [Re: SLVCELI] #398640 Feb 12, 9:12pm Feb 12, 9:12pm
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im going to be lowering my car as well...i wanna have a good amount of tire but i also want low enough profile of a tire to make the rims look little bigger grin

Re: tire size [Re: Blue_Jaggon] #398641 Feb 12, 9:21pm Feb 12, 9:21pm
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i agree that you should use a 45 series profile tire. either 215 or 225

Re: tire size [Re: Speed4TheNeed] #398642 Feb 12, 11:44pm Feb 12, 11:44pm
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i have 17x8 35 offset on my car with 235/40/17 nice and wide and not much taller then stock.. .2" so i am not worried. They don't rub but I haven't had a chance to drive them hard or hit any bumps so thers a chance they might... what ever they are wide!!

Re: tire size [Re: Speed4TheNeed] #398643 Feb 13, 3:14am Feb 13, 3:14am
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Originally Posted by Speed4TheNeed
i agree that you should use a 45 series profile tire. either 215 or 225

thumbsup I agree


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Re: tire size [Re: Drey] #398644 Feb 14, 9:43pm Feb 14, 9:43pm
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what tire do you guys suggest??? I think i have an option of toyo,nitto, or falken...maybe bfg not sure...

Re: tire size [Re: Blue_Jaggon] #398645 Feb 14, 9:55pm Feb 14, 9:55pm
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i've got 205/40 17 kuhmo, no complaints here

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