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      03-14-2013, 07:13 AM   #111
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So, could I go 255/35 on a 9" and 275/35 on 10.5 or does it have to be 255/30 and 275/30...?
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      03-14-2013, 07:24 AM   #112
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So, could I go 255/35 on a 9" and 275/35 on 10.5 or does it have to be 255/30 and 275/30...?
It should work just fine with 255/35 & 275/35.
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It should work just fine with 255/35 & 275/35.
Agreed but I would still get the 9.5" front wheel. That way the stretch will be nearly equal front and rear. In other words, the difference in width between the wheels will be 25mm while the difference in width between the tires will be 20mm. Plus the 9.5" front wheel gives you the option to go with a wider tire once you learn that 275's are a better option .
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Agreed but I would still get the 9.5" front wheel. That way the stretch will be nearly equal front and rear. In other words, the difference in width between the wheels will be 25mm while the difference in width between the tires will be 20mm. Plus the 9.5" front wheel gives you the option to go with a wider tire once you learn that 275's are a better option .
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i agree, i use to run 275 up front and 295 in rears on 18's. Not sure i want to run 275 on 19's in Canada...:-)
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i agree, i use to run 275 up front and 295 in rears on 18's. Not sure i want to run 275 on 19's in Canada...:-)
The same reason you ran them on your 18's...more grip... What does Canada have to do with it?
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What does Canada have to do with it?
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