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Old 02-22-2012, 10:10 PM   Thread Starter #1
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20x9 +35. what size tires should i buy. my future mods right after the rims and tires would are lowering springs and shocks. also what do u guys suggest
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Old 02-22-2012, 10:18 PM   #2
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Either 265/35/20 or 255/35/20
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245/35/20 for the front. I'm pretty sure you could do a 275/30/20 for the rear.

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245/35/20 for the front. I'm pretty sure you could do a 275/30/20 for the rear.

Lowering I'm a fan of Progress and KYB's.
Question Dave, can you get away with a 40 series tire front and back with his set up?
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Default Re: Need Tire Size Suggestion

If all are 20x9, get 245 width.. Don't go any bigger.

With a +35 offset, you'll be 5mm tucked in. You can use 5mm for them to be flush with your fenders. Or you can leave them as is.
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Question Dave, can you get away with a 40 series tire front and back with his set up?
Lowered I don't believe so. Plus, a 40 series tire is much more expensive and there aren't a lot of options. Better to stick with the 35 series.
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My bad I meant 245 or 255, ima do 255 on my 20x9.5.
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My bad I meant 245 or 255, ima do 255 on my 20x9.5.
Why not 275's??
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Why not 275's??
My Volks came with 275 on a 9.5 and I didn't like the look of tire being wider than the wheel. Ima do 275 for the 10.5
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Why not 275's??
You do 275s only on a 10" width wheel or higher.
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You do 275s only on a 10" width wheel or higher.
Oh I thought they would fit on a 9"...my bad.
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Oh I thought they would fit on a 9"...my bad.
It'll fit, but it'll look like crap lol
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So i should be looking at a 245/35 then. Anybody got pics of that. I'm considering maybe discount tire or should I just buy then online.

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275 on 9.5
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Lowered I don't believe so. Plus, a 40 series tire is much more expensive and there aren't a lot of options. Better to stick with the 35 series.
won't that make the ride a lil rougher?
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won't that make the ride a lil rougher?
All low profile going to be rough.. It's about an 1/8th of an inch difference... In stance... That number might not be right...(off top of head) but it's insignificant... The quality of tire and shocks will make it less rough...


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Check out ebay they have some deals there .
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Went with 245/35 toyos from trendepot for 490
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