Honda Car Forum


 

Go Back   Honda Car Forum - Accord Parts Civic Tuning Acura Racing > Discussion > Honda Technical

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 16 May 2008, 04:01 pm
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 4
Default If i buy rims that are the same size as my stock rims can i still use the same tires?

I have a 99 civic ex and i want to buy rims that are the same size as my stock ones just to give it a better look. Is it possible to use the same tires just switch them over or no?
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 16 May 2008, 04:16 pm
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 1
Default

Of course it's ok to swap. Same wheel size will fit same tire. If you take your foot out of your size 12 shoe and put it in another size 12 shoe will it fit???? Don't be dumb..
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 16 May 2008, 04:31 pm
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 408
Default

You can use the same tires since the rims will be the same as stock. How old are the tires? Make sure they have a good amount of treadlife left, because if they don't, it's not safe.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
will 215/40/17 rims and tires fit on my 2006 civic exi (available in pakistan). My Stock Rizwan ul haq Honda Technical 5 14 Mar 2008 04:31 pm
What size tires does a 2003 Honda Civic Lx Sedan need if I put 17" rims on the car? wastedmemoriez Honda Technical 3 11 Oct 2007 07:01 pm
Do i need a new supension to get new tires and rims because of their larger size? pool_king_815 Honda Technical 4 05 Oct 2007 12:24 pm
Should I stick with my stock 17x7.5 rims or go with the 18x8 motegi rims? DC5 needing opinion Acura Technical 4 04 Sep 2007 06:54 am
what's the best size rims for a 2001 acura cl? i want 19'' or 20'' rims? FERDONYALE S Acura Technical 6 22 Aug 2007 09:46 am


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:36 pm.


Attribution:
Honda News | Autoblog
Powered by Yahoo Answers




Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
HondaCarForum.com is not affiliated with Honda Motor Company in any way. Honda Motor Company does not sponsor, support, or endorse HondaCarForum.com in any way. Copyright/trademark/sales mark infringements are not intended or implied.