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Old 08-03-2011, 06:23 PM   #1
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Does Anyone Know What’s The Widest Rear Tires I Can Get:

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Does anyone know what’s the widest rear tires I can get(without making modification to the car)? One thing I loved about my Vette ZO6 were the wide rear 345/30/19 wheels!!!
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Old 08-03-2011, 06:24 PM   #2
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Old 08-03-2011, 06:37 PM   #3
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315 with out modding the rear.
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Old 08-03-2011, 06:41 PM   #4
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Thx. . . . Does anyone know how many inches wide is 315?
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Old 08-03-2011, 06:49 PM   #5
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My 315's (Conti's) are 11.75 in wide. That's a lot of rubber on my ass end - and I'm loving it. Got 20x11 rims on the rears, 20x9 in the front on my SS/RS.
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Old 08-03-2011, 08:30 PM   #6
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Quote: That's a lot of rubber on my ass end - and I'm loving it.

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Old 08-03-2011, 08:35 PM   #7
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Easy Caniac, there might be kids present.
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any body got pics on the 315s, i am about to get some new rubber. and of course we all want wider tires.
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Old 08-03-2011, 08:54 PM   #9
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315 can fit on stock SS rim?
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Old 08-03-2011, 08:56 PM   #10
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315 can fit on stock SS rim?
no... not safely. 285 is the widest that will safely fit on the factory rear wheel. I am sure some dumbasses have put 295 or 305s on but its not safe at all. 315... not a freakin chance.
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no... not safely.
interesting.
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interesting.
is it?

whould you put your size 11 foot in a size 9 shoe?
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is it?

whould you put your size 11 foot in a size 9 shoe?
LOL i read that comment on the other thread just now. ya i am confused. some say it fits some say it doesn't.
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Old 08-03-2011, 09:01 PM   #14
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LOL i read that comment on the other thread just now. ya i am confused. some say it fits some say it doesn't.
if you are talking about stiegers comment... he was talking about on an aftermarket wheel when the OP was asking for STOCK

315 is the biggest that will fit ON THE CAR without modding the rear end or a mini tub.

the stock 9" rear wheel will only SAFELY accept up to a 285.
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