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      07-23-2012, 02:13 AM   #17
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Originally Posted by EuroTunerz5 View Post
Sparky I can answer that one... With Michelin PSS you will need a fender roll. Others have run 265 in Hankook, Khumo, and Yokohama without need for major fender work. The Michelin tend to run large as far as tires go. Example: I am running a 19x9.5 et45 rear with Khumo 255/30/19... Another guy has the same wheels and could only fit 245 in the MPSS. Hope that helps!
Thanks for your response, I am not as worried about the rears as to the fronts. I know the front tire clearance even with 225's is running extremely closely to the struts. How would 235's fare with OEM Suspension + 8.5IN ET45 235/40/18's?

However today, I went to a car meet/luncheon and I saw some guy running Breyton 18" 7.5IN 265's in the Fronts! I was absolutely shocked that he was rocking that wide of rubber in the front.

Unfortunately I did not get the chance in meeting him, so I wasn't able to discuss what he had done. But the fenders look rolled, and his ride height looked stock to me.