"Tom Levigne" wrote:
>Wow, thanks for this info Other Kevin!
>"The OTHER Kevin in San Diego" <skiddz "AT" adelphia "DOT" net>
>> On Tue, 05 Jul 2005 23:17:13 GMT, "Tom Levigne"
>>>I have a 1988 Ford Bronco II.
>>>Original tires are worn out.
>>>I have 4 very good tires size 245-70-15. They seem a little
>bit too big
>>>Can these be safely mounted on my original 15 inch Bronco II
>>>Or should I just buy original size new 215-75-15 tires?
>> Sidewall - 161.2mm
>> Radius - 351.8mm
>> Diameter - 703.5mm
>> Circumference - 2210.1mm
>> Revs/km - 452.0
>> Sidewall - 171.5mm
>> Radius - 362.0 mm
>> Diameter - 724.0mm
>> Circumference - 2274.5mm
>> Revs/km - 440.0
>> Not a whole lot of difference in size.. Speedo will be a tad off
>> tho... The 245s are roughly an inch larger in diameter, and 2.5
>> inches larger in circumference. Should fit ok.
Also remember that actual tire size will vary with brand and they may
still wear funny and a narrow rim and may have a few handling quirks
on your broncos front end design together with its short wheel base.
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