Originally Posted by Breezio
Perhaps you mis-read what he said, but 225/45 is not too wide for 17x7.
Maybe you just meant it's not preferable because of the advantages of a narrower snow tire. I'd probably prefer the 205/50 for a snow, but 225/45 fits and works just fine
225 is a bit pinched on that size. Sure it fits, but it ain't ideal.