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New rims to tires help

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by RubberTank, May 28, 2011.

  1. May 28, 2011 at 6:58 PM
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    RubberTank

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    I dont know much about tires and rims so please bare with me.
    So I want to get new rims, but I want to keep by tires. The rims I want come in either 17x8 or 17x9, but my tire width is about 10" or 265. I was wondering if the rims I want would work on my tires?
     
  2. May 28, 2011 at 9:01 PM
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    Mescalero

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    which wheels you looking at?
     
  3. May 29, 2011 at 1:47 PM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Go with the 8" wide wheel
     
  4. May 29, 2011 at 1:50 PM
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    horwitzs

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    I agree on 8".
    Check the tire manufacturer's web site; it will have chart with recommended wheel widths.
     
  5. May 30, 2011 at 12:16 PM
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    RubberTank

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    Im looking at the Rock Crawler Series 52 wheel
     
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