17" rims and tire combo

  #1  
Old 01-25-2006, 05:29 PM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 6
Default 17" rims and tire combo

Hello everybody,

What would be the best 17" rims and tire combo. I really want to use 45 series tires (i like a thicker sidewall). I had success with my prior Honda Civic Coupe with 17" Tenzos on 215/45 tires. I plan to lower the car also using lowering springs to about 1.5"

Would this seem feesible? What would the ride handle like? Is the 45 series tires to big?

Any thoughts would be appreciated. Thanks in advance!


Tony
 
  #2  
Old 03-10-2006, 01:40 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2005
Location:
Posts: 105
Default RE: 17" rims and tire combo

I remember when I put 18 on my and had a blow out problem but I'm thinking because of the alignment wasn't right when they put them on. I had the remove the inner side wheel wells because of rubbing probs but you should look out with 45 it'll make the your Aerio seem taller even with the drop and more SUV type cool good luck. Remember Alignment is key and tire balance
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
eyeclose
Wheels and Tires
0
05-01-2014 07:27 PM
Jefreyy
Wheels and Tires
0
09-13-2013 08:34 AM
Sparg93
General Motorcycle Tech
0
05-10-2007 10:53 PM
mcamarena1
PRIVATE For Sale / Trade Classifieds
0
03-12-2007 02:45 PM
Scoopracing
Suzuki Sportbikes
0
02-16-2007 02:20 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: 17" rims and tire combo


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.