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#1 (permalink) Old 12-24-2004, 07:11 AM
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I have a question for you guys. I'm buying 16x7 wheels for my 89 325I coupe , I want to fit 225 tires in the back. what profle do you guys suggest that would fit the car ? thanks.
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just run 225 all around... i say 225/45/16 but if you have to stagger them (different front and rear) keep in mind the second number is a percentage if you will of the width(first number) so a 205/45X16 is shorter than a 225/45X16...food for thought

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