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Old 01-03-2006, 01:36 PM   #18
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Originally Posted by tora
No, if you want to run a 255 wide tire you are not going to fit it on a 7 or 7.5 inch rim. <snip>
I addressed that in my prior post. 53-55 remains the IDEAL offset regardless of rim width. Problem is, it doesn't fit with wide wheels. So you reduce the offset. This does not make the reduced-offset ideal, it just is the compromise which you're forced into if you need to run wider wheels/tires.

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