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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-01-2004, 07:48 PM Thread Starter
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How could I find out the stock tire size for my cougar? Right now i have 225's on there, but a lot of people i talk to say they had 215s on stock, so i'm just wondering if i'm running a bigger tire than i should or not. Thanks!

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It should be on the inside of your passenger side door frame (for lack of a better word). The sticker on my '97 Bird has two tire sizes -- 205/70-15 and 215/70-15. From what I understand the 205s were standard equipment and the 215s were optional.

Here is a Web site that has a calculator that can help you figure out how changing tire size will affect your speedo.

http://www.miata.net/garage/tirecalc.html

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