224 tyre advice

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224 tyre advice

Post by Clarkie » Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:19 pm

Stupid question time - can I run 224's with 225/40/18 (front) and 255/35/18 (rear) - in other words standard non M tyres - or does it look stupid? :? - profiles are only one notch down on both.
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224 tyre advice

Post by mr wilks » Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:39 pm

Clarkie wrote:
Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:19 pm
Stupid question time - can I run 224's with 225/40/18 (front) and 255/35/18 (rear) - in other words standard non M tyres - or does it look stupid? :? - profiles are only one notch down on both.
Yes you can , many with 224s on non M Zs do the same :thumbsup:
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Post by Clarkie » Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:48 pm

Perfect - thanks for the advice Mr Wilks
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Post by Marlon » Sat Jan 20, 2018 2:38 pm

Im one of those who run 224s on a non M with standard rubber - I go for Goodyear Eagle F1s
(arch gap will look bigger on mine cos its on SE springs)

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Post by Tyreman » Sat Jan 20, 2018 3:00 pm

Marlon wrote:
Sat Jan 20, 2018 2:38 pm
Im one of those who run 224s on a non M with standard rubber - I go for Goodyear Eagle F1s
(arch gap will look bigger on mine cos its on SE springs)

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Looks real good :thumbsup:

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