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Old 07-11-2006, 02:37 AM
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I just bought some 18 x 10 and 18 x 9 rims and im trying to figure out will a 295/35 fit the back and 245/40 for the front and will they be flush with the wheel well or will it stick out . or should i get 275/35 for the back and 245/40 for the front
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Old 07-11-2006, 03:21 AM
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I have 295/35-18 in the rear... 265/35-18 in the front. For the front, the overall diameter does not matter, it's all about looks there.

They stick out a little bit, and kick up a lot of stones (lots of scratches on the side scoops... thankfully the scoops take 99% of the abuse... I don't see many new scratches anywhere else). Get the 295 in the rear FOR SURE, and if the 245 will fit well on the front (will probably look stretched) go for it... 265 is pretty safe though, looks good on the wheel.

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