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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-12-2004, 12:40 PM Thread Starter
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What do you think of these?

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eB...category=43957

I like them, but I'm concerned if they will fit properly -- the offset is 42.

Also, I've done a search about this but didn't find anything really useful. I've checked out the tire calc. to see what size tires for 17s would be closest to the actual speed of the stock 205/70R/15s. All sizes are a little off -- even the 215/60R/16 for the sport wheels. I'm not so concerned about speed as I am with the odometer reading. Is there a way to make the speedometer/odometer dead accurate for a larger size tire and wheel?

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-12-2004, 12:52 PM
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Stock sizes are 215/70/15 and 225/60/16. The closest 17" sizes are 235/55/17 and 255/50/17. 245/50/17's are good too.

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those wheels are pretty sweet.

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+42 on a 7" wheel is a only a few millimetres more than a stock wheel, so fit should be OK. You'll be limited a bit on tire sizes with that narrow a wheel, 235-55-17 would probably be the best choice on that rim width.


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i have a 17x7 rim with a 245/45/17 and i looks just right. so thats another option.
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