Thanks one and all for the info, need to get my cheque book out now.
"Tim Hobbs" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> On Sat, 03 Sep 2005 21:44:29 +0100, Austin Shackles
> <austinNOSPAM@ddol-las.net> wrote:
>>On or around Fri, 2 Sep 2005 21:25:47 +0000 (UTC), "Simon Foster"
>><email@example.com> enlightened us thusly:
>>>I have a two inch suspension lift on my discovery 1995 300tdi and would
>>>to fit bigger tyres without cutting parts of the body away. the current
>>>tyres are 235/70/16 what are the biggets tyrres I can fit on the same
>>>wheels? these wheels and tyres look lost ,31 or 32 in tyres would look
>>>better. do colway do this size tyre as my mileage is less than 5k per yr.
>>I reckon you should get away with 235/85R16.
> I reckon Neil Brownlee will be along shortly to disagree. Think
> you'll be OK at the front, but will need some minor cuts to the rear
> arches IF you intend to use the full travel (and there's little point
> if you don't).
> Tim Hobbs
> '58 Series 2 88" aka "Stig"
> '03 Volvo V70