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Old 04-15-2003, 02:26 PM   #1
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Question Attn: Luke-Tire size to wheel width rules

Hi Luke,

I poked around your website looking to find rules of thumb used to determine what wheel width will handle what size tire. I purchased SSR GT-1's in 17x7.5", 48mm offset from TireRack a while back for my Subaru SVX (Honda S2000 fitment, I had custom hubcentric rings made). I installed Kumho 712's (225/45-17). I'm wondering what is the acceptable maximum tire width that would fit on these 7.5" wheels as well as how you determine what would work with a wider wheel, 8" and 9"?

Thanks for your help and I apologize if I missed what I'm looing for on your site.

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