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Old 12-03-2012, 09:30 PM   #2
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Go for a 215/40 or a 215/45.

Originally Posted by JFrye View Post
I have a 2000 ZX3, with Eibach Sportlines installed. I have just picked up a set of 17's, and Im looking for a tire, that will fit with the suspension, without rubbing issues. I previously ran 205/40r17, and was bending wheels. I tried a 225/50r17, but had issues with rubbing when turning.

So if anyone could give me a little information on the best size tire to fit without rubbing, and with less chance of bending the wheels, I would greatly appreciate it.
Whoa, 225/50's are way to big a diameter. >>Try a 215/40 or a 215/45. <<Your 205/40 is 'bout 23.40'' diameter. A 215/40 is a 23.90'' & a 215/45 is a 24.65''. And your 225/50 is a 25.95.
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