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      04-30-2009, 12:57 PM   #1
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Style 188 - 8.5x17

Style 188 - 8.5x17

Is it worth going to 8.5 inches wheel on the rear. The 255 tire isn't much bigger than the 225, maybe an inch. Should look better?

I saw 255/35-18 Blizzaks on a E92 and the tires looked massive from the rear!

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