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225/50/16 tires for stock rims? #338958 Nov 30, 6:02am Nov 30, 6:02am
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225/50/16 tires for stock rims?
i have just installed 225/50/16 Lassa Impetus Sport tires to my stock 16 inch rims.. is there any idea if it is ok or not?
It looks nice from the back of the car and some comfortable improvemens noticed while i am driving the car... .. any idea?


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Re: 225/50/16 tires for stock rims? [Re: FreedomFlyer] #338959 Nov 30, 7:32am Nov 30, 7:32am
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Those are the same size as stock. Just checked mine. thumbsup


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Re: 225/50/16 tires for stock rims? [Re: Polykarb] #338960 Nov 30, 1:23pm Nov 30, 1:23pm
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mine are 205/50r16's.. those are the original tires from factory..

PS I was also wondering if I could put a bigger or wider tire on my wheels for better snow traction(wider) and a cheaper way to fill up my wheel wells alittle bit(taller 65 ratio).

Re: 225/50/16 tires for stock rims? [Re: celicatuner] #338961 Nov 30, 1:56pm Nov 30, 1:56pm
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Though our rims are 16inch they're only 6.5inch wide, and from what I've seen 225 is the widest that will fit that width for size 16inch rims. I'm sure the taller tires will fit but they may not look very well or perform as well as the smaller ratio, but since it's for snow I think it's not that bad of an idea, you could change them out later once it gets warmer and keep the bigger tires for winter driving.

Re: 225/50/16 tires for stock rims? [Re: shonen] #338962 Nov 30, 2:18pm Nov 30, 2:18pm
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225/50 will fit on stock GTS rims. I've seen it

Re: 225/50/16 tires for stock rims? [Re: Steven] #338963 Dec 2, 1:33am Dec 2, 1:33am
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I bought and put the tires 225/50/16 but they are not lokking so good because they are 50 in height.. i think it is better to put 45 in height for 225 tires...


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