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Old 09-22-2004, 06:45 PM   #1
Ulf Wafflestein
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Default What size and brand of tires would you recommend for 18's?

I've ordered a set of 18x8 Crimson K6 wheels and had thought about getting 235/40 Goodyear Eagle F1 gs-d3 tires but I'm interested in running a wider tire. I'm at stock ride height so what would you recommend in the way of a 245 or bigger tire? I don't want to roll the fenders if I don't have to.
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Old 09-22-2004, 07:37 PM   #2
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i always say 225-40-18 to stay close to stock diameter, but if you are going wider, i wouldnt get anything wider than 245. those goodyears are pretty nice. other than that there are toyo t1-s, michelin ps2, bridgestone s-03, bfg kd, those are pretty standard *good* tires.
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Old 09-23-2004, 10:07 AM   #3
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I have Toyo t1-s and love them. Great wet and dry traction. as far as size, i think 245 is about the max you will be able to go.

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Old 09-23-2004, 01:49 PM   #4
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wow! I just posted the same issue, so you guys think 245's will fit on a 2004 STi with the K6's?
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