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      11-12-2014, 09:55 AM   #1
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Will it rub? Blizzak LM60 Front 255/40/19

I found a deal I couldn't pass up on 2x 255/40/19 blizzak LM-60 winter tires that I'll use in the front, 275/35/19 in the rear.

Will I be rubbing up front? I think it's going to be close based on the math.. but I'm guessing only on full tilt? thoughts?

It's not the most ideal setup, but it saved me alot of money and it beats having the M in the garage all winter..
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Yes; 255/40/19 are more than 1" too tall for the front. They will rub. Plus you are running a taller diameter tire in the front than the rear. The car was set up to be just the opposite. I wouldn't do it.
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bah.. good point. 255/35/19 it is
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