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 Post subject: 285/40/17 On 9" Rim
PostPosted: Mon Jan 27, 2014 10:06 pm 
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Has anyone tried 285/40/17 like a Nitto 555 on a 9" width rim ? If so how was the fit on the rim and inside the rear wheel well.


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 Post subject: Re: 285/40/17 On 9" Rim
PostPosted: Mon Jan 27, 2014 11:39 pm 
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you caaaaannnnn from what I've seen on ls1tech but tirerack recommends a 9.5" with minimum for 285

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 Post subject: Re: 285/40/17 On 9" Rim
PostPosted: Wed Apr 22, 2015 2:12 am 
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I'm at the tire sourcing stage of the mod and read that plenty of you have been running with this tire and rim size. However I have yet to come ...

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 Post subject: Re: 285/40/17 On 9" Rim
PostPosted: Sun Jul 05, 2015 11:55 am 
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Most newer tires are narrower than the original equipment sooo a 285 will most likely "look" correct.

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