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Non-staggered Wheels and Tires

 
Old 06-01-2012, 12:41 PM
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Non-staggered Wheels and Tires

From what I've read the typical 18" staggered wheels (8.5F and 9.5R) use 235/40/18 and 265/35/18 tires. If I were to go non-staggered 8.5" wide wheels, would 235/35/18 work on all four corners? It's the middle number that really confuses me; I don't really understand why it's different in the front vs the back.
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The middle number is the percentage of the width. The overall diameter is still the same or circumference. Stock staggered AMG wheels in 18 have a 255/35/18 on the rear. You should be just fine.
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