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Old 04-19-2009, 05:47 PM   #1
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what size tires should i get?

ok so im going to be buying my suspension kit and lowering springs in about a week or so depending on how my next check looks. im thinking of going with the eibach sportline lowering springs. im going to upgrade to 17" rims and tires to match, but my question is--what size tire should i get to avoid tire and fender rubbing? i saw in general wheels, tire, breaks and suspension thread that the recommended tire size for 17" is 205/45R17. is this what i need? and thanks for any help.


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Yeah, 40 or 45-series should work just fine. 50 will fit, but some rubbing will most likely occur...
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I went with 215/45 on my 01 sedan with no problems
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running 205/45/17 on mine loving it.
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