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      04-14-2014, 02:17 PM   #1
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Fitment question

Just ordered new rear wheels 18x9 +33 offset for the rear.

Wondering about clearance issues with 275/35/18 Continential ExtremeContact DW in the rear only. Anyone had any experience with these sizes.
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anyone?
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It will fit, but it will be a little bulged out. Might want to run a 265/35 tire.
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It will fit, but it will be a little bulged out. Might want to run a 265/35 tire.
Ok thank you. Thats what im looking to do as of now. Any recommendations on a good high performance summer only 265 tire? Was thinking Continetal DW's but they seem to be sold out everywhere.
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Michelin PSS are a great summer tire. Lots of people, including myself, use them on this forum.
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That would probably work on your car. It's the widest approved tire width for that wheel width though, so it's going to be very filled out.
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Couldnt find any Continential DW's so i ordered a set of Michelin Pilot Super Sports. They were more money than i wanted to spend but should perform well.
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The PSS is a great tire, and is definitely worth the money. Enjoy!
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