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Old 09-03-2007, 01:04 PM   #1
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winter tire size question

would this fir on the 17s?
225/45r17 Blizzak WS-50 Snow tires

i know that the front ones will be ok, bu what about the back ones? i have 255s on there now, but obviously not winters.

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Old 09-03-2007, 02:46 PM   #2
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It's about a 987, but interesting anyhow:

http://www.canadiandriver.com/articles/pw/winterboxster.htm
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I run 205/55s on the front and 225/50s on the rear, but on 16 inch wheels.
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oo that was a good link.
but back to my Q, will they be too narrow for the back wheels? i mean the narrower the better, but will it fit right?
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Old 09-04-2007, 03:14 PM   #5
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Tirerack says that size tire will fit a 7 to 8.5 inch wide rim:

http://www.tirerack.com/tires/Spec.jsp?make=Bridgestone&model=Blizzak+LM-22+RFT&partnum=245HR7BZLM22RFT&vehicleSearch=false&fromCompare1=yes&place=0

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