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  1. Widest tires on Brembo Wheels (9")

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    I have a 2013 mustang with brembo brake package. I need new tires but want them to be wider. I decided I'm going to go michelin pilot super sport tires. I was just curious about size. I have 2 options 275/35/19 tire or a 285/35/19 tire in the super sports. I am just afraid the 285 will rub up...
  2. Can use some tips/advise for 2011 v6 tire and rim upgrade

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    I am a newbie with a 2011 Mustang V6 with P225/60 R17. I am looking to upgrade my stock rims and tires and I could use some tips/advise. I have never upgraded rims/tires before so these may be really basic questions... I have heard that if you go above 18inch rims the ride can get pretty "bad"...
  3. Changed to 17 inch wheels and tires.

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Hi, and happy holidays to all: Just a note of thanks to (johnnshepherd) about the advice he gave me about tire size for my '05. Got my Bullitt wheels on, and went with NITTO 255/50R17 NT555 EXTREME tires. Looks great!! Using the tire size gage site he supplied, I was able to pick a tire with...
  4. 1990 Mustang GT, tire rub with Lowering Springs

    5.0L Tech
    I have a 1990 GT with Ford 1" lowering springs. I recently bought 17x8 inch wheels with 245-45 tires. The fronts rub over dips in the road and turning too tight. I need to raise the front end up a little bit but don't want to go back to stock height, does anyone know if there are any springs...
  5. Bullet wheels rubbing after 5 lug conversion,1990 Mustang LX

    Introductions
    90 mustang LX with 94 front spindles, and rear ranger and arrow star axels, 235 55 17 tires on bullet wheels. On the rear the tires hit the quad shocks, and on the front the rims scrape the control arms when you turn all the way left or right. What should I do?
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