Quick Answer: Will A 235 Tire Fit An 8.5 Rim?

What’s the difference between 235 and 225 tires?

The 225, being thinner, has less rolling resistance than the 235..

Can you put 265 tires on 245 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.

Can you put a 275 tire on a 9 inch rim?

OP: whoever told you that 275 on a 9″ wheel was a bad idea was likely one of those tire stretch fools who want to put a 245 or 255 onto a 9″ because “it feels more responsive”. It might “feel” more responsive, but it has LESS GRIP. Not only is 9″ wheel within spec of the tire maker, it doesnt even look budged.

Will a 225 rim fit a 235?

Yes…that size will work 100% perfectly, as it is the exact same diameter as the 225/75-16. 235/70-16 is actually a shorter tire.

Will 215 tires fit 8.5 inch rims?

I ran 215/35’s on a 8.5″ wheel and it was not even that extreme. IMO it was perfect. I also ran 225/35’s and it barely has any stretch. Visually it also depends a lot on the tire design.

Can you fit a 275 tire on a 8.5 inch rim?

You can run a 275/40/17 on an 8.5″ wide wheel. However those wheels are going to look goofy IMO on the car because they are going to be tucked way into the fender. If you can return them I would and get a set of the 9.5″/10.5″ wide versions.

Can I replace 235 tires with 245?

plenty of tires that you can select without having to change tire size. The quick answer is yes you can replace 245/50-18 tyres with 235/50-18 but they will have 10mm (0.4 in) smaller overall diameter. Will only slightly effect speedo and odometer – ie speedo will read about 1.5% high.

Will 245 tires fit 9 inch rim?

So a 245 on a 9 is fine.

Will a 255 tire fit an 8.5 rim?

Will a 255 fit or a 265? In short the answer is yes. there are guys that run 285s on their 8.5″ wheels, they are a ***** to get on though. i think a 255 is a much better fit for an 8.5″ than a 265.

Will a 225 tire fit a 9 inch rim?

I’d strongly recommend you NOT mount a 225/50-16 tire on a nine inch wide rim. The tire’s performance will be severely compromised and could run off the rim under hard cornering even with the J type rim shape.

How do I know if a tire will fit my rim?

Check the inter-hole diameter of your tires and make sure it conforms to the diameter of the rims. You can’t put a 15-inch tire on a 16-inch rim or a 17-inch tire on a 15-inch rim.

Can you put 285 tires on 265 rims?

I only know that 16 is for diameter. Short answer: Yes. So your only change is amount of contact with the driving surface, you have no issue with rim size unless you were to go to a lot wider tire. …

Will a 275 tire fit a 10 inch rim?

I personally prefer meaty tires but a 275 on a 10″ wheel is fine.

Will a 235 tire fit a 10 inch rim?

The tread width of the 235 is less than ten inches, which will make for a prettt bad fit on these wheels.

Can I use 235 65r17 instead of 225 65r17?

You could, and the 225/65R17 tire will fit your existing rims, but you don’t want to do so. The lesser 225mm width tire offer a narrower tread contact patch, as well as potentially a lesser load carrying capability, depending on model of tire.

Can I put a 10 inch wide tire on a 8 inch rim?

You can’t even fit a 10 wide tire on an 8 inch wide rim I wouldn’t think. You can go one inch without much of a problem typically, but two I don’t think would work. If it does fit, I would expect a ton of sidewall punctures but your rim being okay. But if you run it on a 10 inch wide rim, it would be like “normal”.

What size tire fits a 8.5 rim?

Equivalency tableRim widthMinimum tire widthIdeal tire width8,0 Inches215 mm225 or 235 mm8,5 Inches225 mm235 or 245 mm9,0 Inches235 mm245 or 255 mm9,5 Inches245 mm255 or 265 mm12 more rows

Will a 235 tire fit on a 9 inch rim?

The maximum recommended width for a 235/45 17 tire is a 9-inch wheel, so you will be just fine. They’ll fit, but they’ll likely look “stretched” (too much rim, too little tire), and the lip of your rims will not be protected as well, if at all, so watch out for curbs and rocks and ****…

Can wider tires fit on same rim?

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.

Can I use 185 tires instead of 175?

Can I change my tire with 175 width to 185 without changing the rim? Yes. The 185 is the width of the tire. Most rims that support a 175mm wide tires will easily handle a 185mm wide tire.

Can I use 225 65r17 instead of 235 60r17?

Both fit 17 inch rims, so one obstacle is out of the way. 235/65R17 has a sidewall height of 153 millimeters (65% of 235 mm), while 225/60R17 has a sidewall height of 135 mm (60% of 225 mm). … You are reducing sidewall height by 18 mm (about 3/4″), so your car will be lower by this amount.