Gönderen Konu: 4th Generation Offset & Tire Guide  (Okunma sayısı 1761 defa)

Daniel Gabriel

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4th Generation Offset & Tire Guide
« : Kasım 13, 2005, 06:21:00 ÖS »
Thought everyone would like a “What works with the 4th gen” sticky

Tire Sizes
15” Rims
205/55 – OEM and recommended 15” size
205/50 - larger contact patch, slightly smaller diameter
215/50 - larger contact patch, diameter is slightly smaller
225/45 – 20mm larger contact patch, smaller diameter (some tire brands are slightly larger than 225. these may require 7” rims)
225/50 - 20mm larger contact patch, larger diameter (some tire brands are slightly larger than 225. these may require 7” rims)

16” Rims
205/50 – 5th Gen OEM and recommended 16” size
215/45 - larger contact patch  
215/50 - larger contact patch, diameter is slightly larger  
225/45 – 20mm larger contact patch, smaller diameter (some tire brands are slightly larger than 225. these may require 7” rims)

17” Rims
205/40 - 205 size is not recommended for tires over 7"
215/40 - larger contact patch, recommended tire size
215/45 - larger contact patch, diameter is slightly larger  
225/40 – 20mm larger contact patch

18” Rims
215/35 - larger contact patch, consider for show use only (very little protection for your rims)
215/40 - larger contact patch, diameter is slightly larger  
225/35 – 20mm larger contact patch, recommended tire size

Stockies
4th Gen = 6.5" wide rim 55mm
The 4th Gen comes stock w/ 205/55/15 tires

Offset
6.5" wide rims
Less than +38mm - Chance of rubbing the outside lip of the wheel well with this offset.
+38mm to +55mm - Recommended offset for 6.5" rims.  
Larger than +55mm - Chance of rubbing the inside lining of the wheel well with this offset.

7" wide rims
Less than +38mm - Not suggested
+38mm to +41mm – Not suggested if you plan on lowering. Chance of rubbing the outside lip of the wheel well with this offset.
+42mm to +44mm – This may or may not work, depends on if you are lowered. Chance of rubbing the outside lip of the wheel well with this offset.
+45mm to +50mm - Recommended offset for 7" rims.  
Larger than +51mm - Not suggested. Chance of rubbing the inside lining of the wheel well with this offset.

7.5" wide rims
Less than +40mm - Not suggested  
+40mm to +43mm - This may or may not work, depends on if you are lowered. Chance of rubbing the outside lip of the wheel well with this offset.
+44mm to +47mm - This may or may not work, depends on if you are lowered. Chance of rubbing the outside lip of the wheel well with this offset.
+48mm to +52mm - Recommended Offsets for 7.5" rims.
Larger than +53mm - Not suggested. Chance of rubbing the inside lining of the wheel well with this offset.

Stock Lug Pattern  
4th Generation - 4x114.3

sources: prelude.vtec.net, tire rack, Car & Driver, Tire Calculator.



PreludeBB2

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4th Generation Offset & Tire Guide
« Yanıtla #1 : Kasım 13, 2005, 10:03:38 ÖS »
Hangi lastik ve jant ölçüsü kullanılacağına dair çok faydalı bir bilgi vermişsin üstat. Çok teşekkürler. Eline sağlık.