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are u guys running??? hows 275/35 and 245/40 sound? also which brand? yokkohama a520?
 
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id like to get a little big bigger tires on the back what brand/size?
 

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BFG KDW's are working like a charm for me:)
 

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I am running 295 BFG G-Force TA's in the rear
 

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i had fun with the KDW line......they gripped really well aroud corners....took a lot to get them loose.....me and my almighty NA!!!!
 

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275/35 and 245/35 Toyo TS-1, should of went wider in the rear. Still NA, so don't really need anything too grippy.
 

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275/35 and 245/35 Michelin Pilot Sport AS The regular Spots get about 7500 miles to a set
 
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and where do u guys get these tires and do u let guys at like pep boys/ meineke do the installation?
 

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nsman14 said:
and where do u guys get these tires and do u let guys at like pep boys/ meineke do the installation?

I know a person that got tires put on at Pep Boys and a damn wheel fell off of the car as they were leaving the parking lot , So I vote NO to them.
 

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i could never find anything bigger than 255 for the rears and i work for a big tire retailer....

i always change my own tires, so just keep an eye on the guys doing it and make sure they torque it properly......using a torque wrench

a lot of shops just throw them on there with a impact gun and it could cost you down the road(i.e. cross threaded studs, etc..)...

the torque on our cars is 76ft/lbs i believe, not a whole lot......

good luck
 

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I know a person that got tires put on at Pep Boys and a damn wheel fell off of the car as they were leaving the parking lot , So I vote NO to them.
I had that happen to friend too. Thats why I'm never more then 10 feet away when they work on any car that I bring in. Offtopic, but I had another buddy of mine go in for an alignment. He pulled in with half a tank of gas, when he pulled out he notcied that it was at 1/4. Probably redlined the shit out of it during the test dirve.


i could never find anything bigger than 255 for the rears and i work for a big tire retailer....
For NA rims, or in general ?
 

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dunlops sp9000 sports 275 and pilot sports for the front 245. They are a lot quiter than I thought they would be and they grip enough for an NA. The sizes you listed are perfect for 18x9 and 18x10 set up. you could go to 285 if you want.
 

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I've 275/35/18 and 245/40/18 on KUMHO ECSTA MX....I've done 9000 miles on them and still in good condition !!!!

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