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    IS IT FEASIBLE TO USE DIFFERENT SIZED WHHELS? SAY 17s ON THE FRONT AND 20s ON THE REAR. ANYONE TRIED IT?

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    yes m8 can be done and its legal to so police cant say nuffin hope that helps

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    WAS JUST WANDRIN. i guess the rear tyres would last longer coz the dont go the same distance ( if theyre bigger that is ). anyone fancy doin a photoshop?
    Last edited by hutch; 12th October 2010 at 19:10.

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    i dono about that with the back tyers but i no you can had astra van with 17 tsw rockets on and had 2 bold tyers chanced them for my 15 i had and went for mot and it passed bloke sed bigger on the back was fine and police stopped me loads but even they sed we cant do anything i got a pic of my van wiv 15 on frount 17 on back if that helps????

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    Quote Originally Posted by hutch View Post
    WAS JUST WANDRIN. i guess the rear tyres would last longer coz the dont go the same distance ( if theyre bigger that is ). anyone fancy doin a photoshop?
    But presumably you would have lower profile tyres on so the rolling radius would be the same?

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    No issues at all. But the tyres on each axle have to be the same.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Paulrushton View Post
    No issues at all. But the tyres on each axle have to be the same.
    frount have to be smaller then the back put as sed no props funny that i fort

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    You'll need to adjust your headlights as they'll be set too low with bigger tyres on the rear.

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    agree about the headlights but they wouldnt have to be the same radius. think of a penny farthing bike but the other way roound. you could fill the rear arches and just drop the front end........and realign the lights of course.
    Last edited by hutch; 12th October 2010 at 21:47.

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