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Old 08-27-2009, 10:58 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by WD40 View Post
You can use a 225-50R15, it will fit on a 6.5" wide rim
The 15" fOCUS wheels are 6" though, not 6.5".

Ok, so I was wrong about the width of the rims. But the recommended width for a 225-50R15 is a 6-8" wide rim, that is from the manufacturers. So a 6" rim will be fine. Itís not a 5" inch wide rim or a 9" wide rim; then you would be stretching or pinching the tire.
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