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Old 03-19-2018, 03:46 PM   #1
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Pics/recommendations on 245-40-17 on 17x7.5 wheel

Like the title says, I got a great deal on some Firestone Firehawk Indy 500's in 245-40-17 size and I plan on running them on some 17x7.5 wheels that I currently have. I've read several comments and some say its ok to do, others say that its too wide of a tire to put on the 7.5. I have Drivers Gear springs on the car and the fenders are already rolled, screw mod done.
Ideally I'd like someone to post up a pic of their car with this wheel tire combo so I can get an idea of what the look will be. In a prefect world I'd be running some RPF1's 17x9 et45 but that's not gonna happen just yet. Pics of the car with the wheels in question:
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Old 03-20-2018, 03:10 AM   #2
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The minimum recommended wheel width is at least 8":
https://www.tirerack.com/tires/tires...omCompare1=yes
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Old 03-20-2018, 08:21 AM   #3
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i wouldnt thats pretty wide.
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Old 03-20-2018, 09:51 AM   #4
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Thats hella wide for a 7.5
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