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      01-16-2013, 10:40 PM   #1
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Recommended tire size for

Hey guys
I got new rims and not sure what size tires to go with.
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Front 19x8.5 Offset 35
Rear 19x9.5 Offset 22
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what suspension are you on?

235/35/19 is fine in the front, but why such a conservative/typical +35 offset when your rears are a decent +22? I'd throw on a 10mm spacer and then run 225/35/19s.

rear tires sort of depend on how low you are, but a 245/35/19 in the rear will be aight if you're dropped low and have a fender roll. if you're stock sport suspension and fenders, you can throw on 265/30 or 255/35 but you'll rub on dips.
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Stock suspension. But I am planning to get Eibach lowering springs
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Go with a 235/35/19, 245 or 255/30/19.
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so what is the difference between 255/35/19 and 255/30/19 ?
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Would 265/30/19 fit in the rear?
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Would 265/30/19 fit in the rear?
yes
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I got a free set of tires from my friend.
front 235/35/19 and 255/35/19
the wheel shop says that I need spacers ?
are spacers really necessary?
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