Welcome to the North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club Saturday November 18, 2017
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...
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. 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-03-2006, 03:46 PM   #1
Scooby Specialist
Member#: 70819
Join Date: Sep 2004
Chapter/Region: SCIC
Location: SF Valley SoCal
96 Sexus ES300

Default HELP!Question about using ONE different tire

I ran into a problem with my right rear tire; i currently have a used no name tire on there for the mean time.

Im wondering if running a tire with a different thread is bad for the rear differential or if i might com across any other problems? Any input would be appreciated!
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Abetoy is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Old 01-04-2006, 12:27 AM   #2
Scooby Newbie
Member#: 103710
Join Date: Dec 2005
Chapter/Region: South East
Location: canton
05 impreza wrx


that cheap tire is going to have less traction than the others might cause some issuses when it rains or snows hope its the same size or you will have problems awd cars have to have all tires the same size
ase05scooby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-04-2006, 12:28 AM   #3
Scooby Guru
Member#: 86356
Join Date: May 2005
Chapter/Region: Tri-State
2016 Aprilia
Tuono v4 1100 Factory


I'd run it up front because of the open diff and only as a temporary fix until you get matching tires.
waktasz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-04-2006, 04:29 AM   #4
Uncle Scotty
*** Banned ***
Member#: 16200
Join Date: Mar 2002
OK buy Nates beans


....passengers side, front, is the 'best' place......and it REALLY should be the same size 'cuz THAT is what will bork things----size difference.....not tire difference
Uncle Scotty is offline   Reply With Quote

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
Question about wheel size difference mcthaniel06 Newbies & FAQs 8 03-27-2010 09:42 PM
Flame suit on: Can i use 2 different tires? (same for front, same for back)? moosecakes Tire & Wheel 2 03-09-2010 12:09 AM
question about color for different years battlepumpkin Impreza Forum 2 09-09-2009 02:14 AM
n00b Question about camber, slight difference between left and right, is it okay? rice h8r Brakes, Steering & Suspension 4 02-08-2009 07:33 PM
Question about using head unit to power back speakers STI-o-MY Car Audio, Video & Security 0 12-01-2003 04:06 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:44 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2017 Axivo Inc.
Copyright ©1999 - 2017, North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club, Inc.