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    Default yes another tyre question

    if i swap out my 2 front tyres too 225/45 R17 whilst leaving my rears at 215/50/r17 will this cause me any problems ??


    Cheers peeps

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    i did this to mine, i've had no problems whatsoever m8. Infact IMO i think it drives better. I put some Toyo T1-R's on mine

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    thanks for the reply neil , just wanted to make sure to be safe

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    Just one thing, what spare wheel have you got??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ste View Post
    Just one thing, what spare wheel have you got??
    you know what ste , i havent ever looked

    i know where your coming from though and would never have thought about it, will bare that in mind - thanks

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    It's probably no trouble to have 225's on front and 215's at rear, but I'd swap them around to have the narrower ones on the front - it's more usual to have it that way.

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    my 225's are on the front with 215's on the rear. No problems and its only like 10mm difference so who's gonna notice? But it is good pratice to have the newer tyres fitted to the rear.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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