# Question: Can You Put 245 Tires On 235 Rims?

## Is 245 A wide tire?

245: The width of the tire, from sidewall to sidewall, in millimeters.

A 245 is 245 millimeters, or 24.5 centimeters, wide.

A 245/45 is 45 percent as tall as it is wide, making it approximately 110.25 millimeters tall..

## Is there a big difference between 245 and 235 tires?

The difference between 235 & 245 is only 3/8″ (or about the width of a pencil). That’s really not much for any–even highly trained drivers–to notice the difference in handling. The biggest thing you have to worry about is wheel diameter, wheel offset and tire side wall height…

## Can you put 225 tires on 245 rims?

As long as both of tires have the same diameter, you can use them. In this case the diameter is 18 for both. Only noticeable difference here is the width. The 245 kinds are about 0.8” wider in respect to the 225 which is not an issue.

## Can I put 245 tires on 265 rims?

Yes, but only if certain criteria are met. Both tires on the same axle have to be the same size tire. … IF you have 4 Wheel Drive or All Wheel Drive you have to buy 4 new 265 tires. The 265 tire diameter has to be the same as the 245 tire diameter.

## What’s the difference between 235 and 265 tires?

The 235 / 75 15 is 235mm wide or about 9.25 inches across the tread. while the 265 is 265mm wide or about 10.43 inches wide. while the 265 / 75 15 is about 30.64 inches diameter. The speedometer will read slower than you are going and the truck will also show less milage than is actually on the truck.

## Can you put 225 tires on 235 rims?

225/45 tires have a sidewall height of 101.25mm. 235/45 tires have a sidewall height of 105.75mm. … So short answer: Yes the tires will fit. They will, however, throw off your speedometer and will make the miles come onto the odometer faster.

## Will a 245 tire fit a 7.5 rim?

You can put a 235/45+ or a 225 in any ratio on that 7.5″ rim. You need an 8″ rim for a 245/40. Keep in mind -wider tires are better traction, but lower gas mileage.

## Will a 245 tire fit a 10 inch rim?

A 245/255 is about as wide as you’ll fit on a 10″ front rim on a VE too.

## How much wider is a 275 tire than a 245?

275 width tires offer 1.2 more inches of contact area per tire … so 2.4″ total more contact width than a 245 – so it’s gotta give a bit more grip.

## Will a 235 tire fit a 245 rim?

Yes, a size 235/65R17 tire will fit the same wheel as a 245/65R17 size tire. The last digit in the tire size (17) indicates what size wheel that a specific tire fits on.

## Can I put larger tires on my rims?

As a general rule of thumb, it’s safe to fit a tire up to 20 millimeters wider than stock on the original rim. The actual width of the tire will vary depending on the width of the rim: The tire will expand 5 millimeters for every half inch (12.5 millimeters) increase in rim width.