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#1 (permalink) Old 11-15-2005, 12:33 PM
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with an original 195/60-14 tires, can i get away with running 205/55/14's?
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If they exist, yes.

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where the hell is that tire size vs speed difference calculator....?

okay, tirerack says that all you can get in 205/55/14 is race slicks.

better selection for 205/60-14.

This should help.
Not that much of a difference for your selection. If you can live with your car being a mile and a half faster than your speedometer says... well, giterdone!!

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