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Old 12-02-2012, 08:41 PM   #3
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205/55-15 would be a little closer to the overall diameter you should be looking for. Try to shoot for an overall tire diameter of 24 to 24.5 inches. This will keep your odo and speedo reasonably accurate. The 205/50-15 size due to its smaller diameter, will result in slightly better acceleration as it modifies the final gear ratios. That size will also result in higher RPM's at higher speeds and reduced fuel economy.
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