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Old 05-05-2008, 06:40 AM   #1
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will these tires fit?

Hi,

I couldn't find the thread where the question was already answered so forgive me for asking again:

Will these tires fit on my stock 17" rims?
255/40/17
275/40/17

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Old 05-05-2008, 07:03 AM   #2
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255/40/17 is the size I have on my rear rims. So those should work. The 275/40/17 may be too big.
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Old 05-05-2008, 07:30 AM   #3
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Chris,
Check with Tirerack to be sure but it sounds like too much tire for the stock rim width. If I recall correctly 225 is the widest recommended size for a stock front rim. When you go larger the sidewall just starts to roll over and you don't get any benefit.
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Old 05-06-2008, 01:07 AM   #4
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i have 255s on a 9.5 wide wheel up front... its stretched a bit. i would say that it would work on an 8" or wider wheel.
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