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Old 11 Oct 2007, 07:51 pm
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Default What size tires does a 2003 Honda Civic Lx Sedan need if I put 17" rims on the car?

Factory Tires = 185/70/R14I plan to replace the factory rims and tires on my car with new 17" Chrome Rims, But I am not sure exactly what tire size I need to put on the new rims....Does anyone know?
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Old 11 Oct 2007, 07:54 pm
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Go to the place and ask the store associate so they can help you. The size may change upon the car.
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Old 11 Oct 2007, 07:57 pm
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Go to http://www.tirerack.com/ and use their calculator to find the best tire and rim for your Civic.
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Old 11 Oct 2007, 08:01 pm
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There's a few choices- it's just really up to you. 185 is on your car, but you could go up to about a 225. As far as the heighth- it depends on what you want the quality of your ride to be. If you get 40 series (aka- "lo-pros", "rubber bands")-basically the thinnest ones, your ride will be a little rougher than if you got 45 series tires. A 50 series might fit with 17" tires, but the tires will be close to the fenders.
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