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      03-04-2011, 04:18 PM   #1
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Rear tire fitment help - E92, ET30, 9.5x19"

Hi guys,

I have a stock sport suspension e92 with rear offset et30 rims, 9.5x19", and I'm searching for used tires that won't rub (I don't want to roll fenders).

I found 2 sets:
1) Michelin Pilot PS2, 265/30/19.
2) Bridgestone Potenza runflat, 255/30/19.

Anyone know if these rill rub? Does the 255 Bridgestone look too stretched on a 9.5x19" rim?

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With an E92 and 9.5 +30, I would recommend a 255 to stay on the safe side. Some narrow 265's may clear but if you really don't want to deal with fender rolling, 255 would be a better bet.

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With an E92 and 9.5 30, I would recommend a 255 to stay on the safe side. Some narrow 265's may clear but if you really don't want to deal with fender rolling, 255 would be a better bet.

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what Size tire would go on a 19x8.5 rim without rubbing? 225/35 or 235/35??
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With an E92 and 9.5 +30, I would recommend a 255 to stay on the safe side. Some narrow 265's may clear but if you really don't want to deal with fender rolling, 255 would be a better bet.

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Thanks for the info! I'll prob go the route of the 255 just to be safe.

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what Size tire would go on a 19x8.5 rim without rubbing? 225/35 or 235/35??
depends on the offset. Most ppl run et35 up front, and have no problems with 235/35.
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