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Old 02 Aug 2006, 05:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hi all,
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i have just purchased a v2 sti type ra with 7x17 alloys and the tyres are 225/45/17 is this ok or should i replace with 215/45/17 any advice appreciated
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Old 02 Aug 2006, 08:52 PM   #2 (permalink)
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depends what alloy is on there, mine a classic but its got 215/40/17, the 17 wrx allos alot of people put on are 215/45/17 though.

what alloy wheel is it?
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hi tidgey,
i think they are bk alloys
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ummmmm, think need a bit more info than that lol.

might be worth giving bk a ring direct and just asking the question
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Hi bob,

Usually 17 x 7 alloys have 215/45/17 tyres & 17 X 7.5 have 225/45/17.
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