Re: Upsizing Fiero tires

[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ Tires BBS ] [ FAQ ]

Posted by Merle Rogers on November 11, 1997 at 12:46:02:

In Reply to: Upsizing Fiero tires posted by D Sone on June 04, 1997 at 16:06:36:

I also have an 87 GT, it had the original 205 and 215 60/15 setup and the amount of rubber on the road seemed to be to small. I just went to 225/50/15 and 245/50/15 and they fit very well and put much more rubber on the road. If I had changed wheels I would have gone to 16s. You need to watch the clearance on the rear struts. If you go to the 16's keep in mind the changing wheel diameter effects the outside diameter of the final tire and you need to stay close to the original rear tire diameter to have correct speedo readings. Best of luck. Merle

Follow Ups:

Post a Followup


Subject: Re: Re: Upsizing Fiero tires


Link URL:
Link Title:
Image URL:

[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ Tires BBS ] [ FAQ ]

Back to Autopedia Home Page

email image

Last modified 12/27/96. Copyright 1995, 1996 by AUTOPEDIA, all rights reserved. AUTOPEDIA, AUTO411, CAR-IQ, DEALERPEDIA, INTERLOT, SIMULSEARCH and INTERQUOTE-RFP are trademarks of AUTOPEDIA. All other trademarks, tradenames and/or service marks are the property of their respective holders.