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Old 10-28-2003, 16:21   #1 (permalink)
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will tyres from 6" rim fit on 7"rim??

i have near new 205/65 R15 tyres on ef gli steel wheels and was looking at buying 15x7 wheels.
will my tyres fit on the new wheels safely?
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Re: will tyres from 6" rim fit on 7"rim??

Yes there should be no problems at all.

I had 15x7 rims and had 205/65/15 on front and 245/60/15 on rear. Front tyres were well within specs.
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Re: will tyres from 6" rim fit on 7"rim??

Yep, in tyre catalogues they have listed the range of rim widths that each tyre size will fit - check up your tyres.
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Re: will tyres from 6" rim fit on 7"rim??

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Tire Size, Sevice Desc, Approved Rim, Rim Width, Section, Width, Overal Diam., Max. Load
205/65R15, 94 H, 5.5 - 7.5, 6.0, 209, 647, 670,

looks like thy will fit

will there be any problem because i have already done 5000km on 6" rim with these tyres?
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Re: will tyres from 6" rim fit on 7"rim??

NONE FROM AS FAR AS i CAN SEE.
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Re: will tyres from 6" rim fit on 7"rim??

yes, it can be done. i've done it and 5000 km's later no worries at all.
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Re: will tyres from 6" rim fit on 7"rim??

Yes they can EB-EL XR came out with 205/65 R15as standard on a 15"x7" rim.
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Re: will tyres from 6" rim fit on 7"rim??

i had 195's on a 7 1/2", I have no idea how they got them on but they worked, they where white walls.
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Re: will tyres from 6" rim fit on 7"rim??

EF/EL came with 225's Dunlops afaik
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ohh the XR EF/EL
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