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Old 10-31-2008, 02:38 PM   #1
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2015 STi White

Default 225/45 on 7" width?

How may of you guys slapped 225/45 rubber on your 7" wide wheels? (05+ LGT and 06+ WRX are 17x7 correct?)
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Old 10-31-2008, 02:54 PM   #2
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i've got 225/45r17 I-pikes on my 17x7's right now as well as put on a set of 225/45r17 RE070's on 2 summers ago(that was alot of fun setting the bead on those)
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Old 10-31-2008, 02:54 PM   #3
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you have an sti,you should have 17x7.5 bbs,i dont know if lgt and wrx stockers fit brembos.

i have 225/45/17 on my 17x7.5..i saw somewhere someone put sti stock tires on wrx wheels..cant remember where i did
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Old 10-31-2008, 03:59 PM   #4
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I had 225/45/17 re070s on my wrx wheel this past summer. looked better than stock size.
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Old 11-01-2008, 02:59 PM   #5
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should be ok
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Old 11-01-2008, 06:27 PM   #6
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I have summer tires in 225/45/17 on a P1 17x7 wheel. That's the widest I'd go on a 7" wheel.
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