Originally Posted by kenneth
Aren't the rears already 255 on 8.5 inch rims?
they are, which originally lead me to think "why not"?
Still, seems as though people prefer wider rims for that width. My biggest concerns were would it diminish steering responsiveness or make steering a little too heavy for a daily driver? Also wondered, fronts must experience different forms of stress than rears, will the rim width matter?