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Old 03-31-2013, 08:24 PM
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205-55-R15 ODD size :(

Hi can someone pleas help me. I need new shoes for my lude because no one in jersey have my tire size(205-55-R15) not even BJS wholesale..please do anyone know a good website or a store in Jersey i can get my new shoes for my 4th gen?
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Re: 205-55-R15 ODD size :(

Did u try 195/55/15 is basically the same and is easier to find
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Re: 205-55-R15 ODD size :(

I run 205/50/15. Also easier to find, but larger contact surface than 195. Better traction.
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Re: 205-55-R15 ODD size :(

I just got tired of 15" tires. I had to order them. Then when I needed a new tire, I had to wait for another one to be shipped. There was no such thing as getting a tire that day. I went with some MB 16" wheels and 205/55/16. I occassionally get some wheel rub, but it is not bad.
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Re: 205-55-R15 ODD size :(

go to goodyear... they will get them for you, will cost you an arm and a leg though....
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Is a 215 easier? 205's are mighty skinny.
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Re: 205-55-R15 ODD size :(

its hard to find our factory spec size. most people go with 205/50/15
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Re: 205-55-R15 ODD size :(

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Is a 215 easier? 205's are mighty skinny.


lul wut?


stock is 195
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Re: 205-55-R15 ODD size :(

stock SI, VTEC is 205
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Re: 205-55-R15 ODD size :(

mehh w/e.

still can't call stock size "mighty skinny"
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Re: 205-55-R15 ODD size :(

175 is skinny.

You guys have tire Americas in jersey?

If not order 5 and get ya a rim for a full size spare
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anything under 195 is skinny
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Re: 205-55-R15 ODD size :(

Nitto NT450 Tire P205/55R15, Nitto Radial Tire, Ultra High Performance Tire, Black Sidewall Tire, All Season Tire

I have these in 205/50 R16 Great Tires!!
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Re: 205-55-R15 ODD size :(

What kind of sh*thole doesn't have one of the most common sizes ever used?
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Honestly, go here

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stock is 195
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I'm running 245/45-16 for summer tires on rear AP1 wheels with 10mm spacers, all four corners! They fit pretty damn well on my 99!
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I have 225's on my stock sawblades. Decent curb-check protection and not much more expensive than 'stock' width.
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Xavier, you also could go the senior citizen route, and get 195/65/15 tires, but damn that just looks funny. You'll never worry about not having that size in stock, LOL! All kidding aside, if you dd the car, a 40-60k mile tire would be great.
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