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      11-21-2008, 01:10 PM   #1
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255/40/18 fit e92 18"

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I am wondering 255/40/18 fit on stock e92 18" rear wheel?
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      11-21-2008, 02:34 PM   #2
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You mean instead of the OEM size of 255/35/18? The diameter will be larger, but it will fit. Although I'd stick to the 255/35/18 size.
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      11-21-2008, 08:15 PM   #3
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Yes, instead of OEM 255/35/18. Any problem with 255/40/18?
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no problem
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I think you should stick to the 255/35/18 size
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You speedo and odo will be off slightly.
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