Welcome to the North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club Wednesday July 23, 2014
Home Forums WikiNASIOC Products Store Modifications Upgrade Garage
Click here to visit TireRack
Tire & Wheel Forum sponsored by The Tire Rack

Losing traction? Need new tires?
Click here to visit the NASIOC Upgrade Garage...
Here you can view your subscribed threads, work with private messages and edit your profile and preferences Home Registration is free! Visit the NASIOC Store NASIOC Rules Search Find other members Frequently Asked Questions Calendar Archive NASIOC Upgrade Garage Logout
Go Back   NASIOC > NASIOC Technical > Tire & Wheel

Welcome to NASIOC - The world's largest online community for Subaru enthusiasts!
Welcome to the NASIOC.com Subaru forum.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, free of charge, you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is free, fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-08-2008, 02:45 AM   #1
Caobay
Scooby Newbie
 
Member#: 34307
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: T.O. Ontario
Default 225/50/17 on 2008 WRX

i might know the answer for this but i just want to be sure. i can found a set of good deal of snow tires 225/50/17.

i know the stock size is 205/50/17

i did Tire Size Comparison and shows follow

Specification Sidewall Radius Diameter Circumference Revs/Mile Difference
205/50-17 4.0in 12.5in 25.1in 78.8in 804 0.0%
225/50-17 4.4in 12.9in 25.9in 81.2in 780 3.1%

is 3.1% too much? will i run into problems?

tks
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Caobay is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2008, 08:22 AM   #2
Luke@tirerack
Tire Rack Moderator
 
Member#: 1215
Join Date: Apr 2000
Location: The Tire Rack
Vehicle:
800 -428-8355
ext. 4362

Default

at 25.9" that size is physically too tall
Luke@tirerack is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
225/50/17 on 2006 wrx? clr18287 Tire & Wheel 9 11-30-2008 12:11 AM
215/50/17 or even 225/50/17 on my wagon? TrizzyDizzy Tire & Wheel 11 09-04-2005 05:11 PM
How will 225/50/16 on stock WRX wheels perform on track? WimpWgn Tire & Wheel 4 02-24-2005 02:27 AM
Ed what about p7's with 225/50/17 on MY'01S? ferretboy Forester Forum 7 09-20-2001 08:05 AM
Will 225/50 fit on my WRX for autoxing? GL10toWRX Motorsports 3 03-17-2001 08:40 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:11 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2014 Axivo Inc.
Copyright ©1999 - 2014, North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club, Inc.