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#1 (permalink) Old 05-12-2007, 11:22 AM
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Tire size question

guys ive asked a few people and i get mixed answers. i need to know if a set of 245's will fit on my car. now i understand that camber and toe have lots to do with this and at the current moment i am not running any camber plates. my main concern are the rears not the front i will probably run a staggered setup (235's in front). i really need to go as wide as possible in the back to keep traction.

-rims are 18x8 w/ 35mm offset
-suspension H&R sport springs (i believe 1.5 drop)
-fenders not rolled yet
-no camberplates will get an alignment right after they are installed.

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Depends on what strut tower mounts you use, what CAB's you use, etc

I run 235's on stock m contours in the rear and have tons of room, could likely fit 255's w/ uuc stage 3 suspension.

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yes i do. again ive posted this on various forums and mixed comments. i dont wanna buy a set of rubber and they not fit. its wasted money i cant afford.


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im running 235 in the front and 255 in the rear and havent had a problem with rubbing at all... even have the rear tucked about 10 or 15 mm and there still isnt a problem...

edit: im only running 17's though... so yea...
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