How wide can the tires be? - Honda Civic Forum

Parts and Products Post new products, talk about parts other than electrical, drivetrain and suspension.
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-19-2002   #1  
Thread Starter
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: San Antonio, Texas, US
Posts: 35
Rep Power: 0
Silvic02 is an unknown quantity at this point
How wide can the tires be?

I am thinking about 215/45R17 tires. That seems to be the closest you can get to not effecting the speedo. Only .6% slow. Has anyone with tires that wide had any problems with rubbing in the wheel well?
Also, what is the best wheel width for those tires?
Silvic02 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-19-2002   #2  
Blv's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: LA, California, US
Posts: 121
Rep Power: 0
Blv is an unknown quantity at this point
I have that setup, no problem on rubbing...

get wheels with width of 7" and offset of +42 or +45 (or else it will rub the fenders a little bit)
Blv is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2002   #3  
iTrader: (1)
VTECnique's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: Burbs, Illinois, US
Age: 37
Posts: 1,025
Rep Power: 0
VTECnique is an unknown quantity at this point
215's the widest MAX.
VTECnique is offline   Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Honda Civic Forum Replies Last Post
Best place to buy OEM tires and increase mpg? SidCivic Wheels, Tires & Brakes 4 10-03-2015 06:00 AM
Tire Plug Or Replace? mikey1 7th Generation Civic 21 08-27-2015 06:38 AM
2014 Civic - harsh/rumbly ride alaga 8th & 9th Generation Civic 25 08-13-2015 04:42 PM
2003 Civic EX / Wheels & Tires - FS jedi Parts for Sale 0 08-03-2015 04:26 PM
Get a gift when ordering VOXX custom wheels at CARiD carid Wheels and Tires 0 07-20-2015 07:15 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:32 PM.

© 2018 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 and affiliated sites.