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    Smile New Member- 1st Post! 235 45 17 Tyres??

    Hi all,
    I am a New Member to this Great Forum..
    I have just purchased a Bog standard 54 plate GSI 3.2
    Silver with Black Full leather heated sports seats.

    It needs 4 new tyres, having searched around 225 45 17 seem to be an acceptable alternative to the standard 215 50 17, BUT using one of the calculators, 235 45 17's seem to be closer to 215 50's but 20mm wider?

    Any thought's?
    Anyone tried 235's?

    Cheers
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    I had 235's when I had 17" wheels on and found them a lot better and cheaper than 215's

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    HI, you might have some tyre fitters refusing to fit 235's if there standard wheels because 8" is the minimum width for this size,if you can go for it!.

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    if it was my choice again, i'd stick to 225's.....

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