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## Can you fit 185 tires on 195 rims?

yes you should be ok, a bit shorter then the 195. the original size on your car should have been 195/70r14. if the rim is a 15”. then you’ll be fine.

## What is the difference between a 185 and 195 tires?

The Height of the tire is expressed as a percentage of the width, 65% in both these cases. (Other tires may have other percentages, also called profiles) 65% of 195 is just larger than 65% of 185.

## Can I use 195 65R15 instead of 185 65R15?

Yes you can, it will fit, but the overall diameter will get bigger. The difference in Overall Diameter between the 185/65R15 and 195/65R15 is 13mm, while the difference between the 185/65R15 and the 205/60R15 is only 6mm.

## How wide is a 185 60R15?

Plus Sizes

195/60-15 185/60-15
Diameter inches (mm) 24.21 (615) 23.74 (603)
Width inches (mm) 7.68 (195) 7.28 (185)
Circum. inches (mm) 76.07 (1932.08) 74.58 (1894.38)
Sidewall Height inches (mm) 4.61 (117) 4.37 (111)

## Can I use 195 60r15 instead 195 55r15?

Absolutely. If you take the numbers from a tire size they translate to: tread width; sidewall profile (height) and wheel size. So your 195/50R15 tire fits on a 15″ rim.

## Can I use 185 65R15 instead of 185 60r15?

Yes you can use a 185/65 15 instead of a 185/60 15 tire. The only thing it would throw off your speedometer.

## Can I change tire size without changing rims?

It’s possible to change the size of your tires without actually changing the diameter. One example is if you want larger rims – you can buy tires that compensate for the larger rims by reducing the “height” of the outer tire.

## What is the meaning of 185 60 R15?

This number indicates that your tire has a width of 185 millimeters. 60. This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 60%. In other words, your tire’s sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire’s tread) is 60% of the width.

## What cars use 185 65R15 tires?

Which cars have the 185/65R15 tires? Such tire size may fit the following vehicles:

• Alfa Romeo (6) 147 (2000-2010) 156 (1997-2007) 90 (1984-1987) Alfetta (1972-1987) Giulia (1962-1978) MiTo (2008-2018)
• Audi (2) A1 (2018-2021) A3 (1996-2003)
• BMW (1)
• Baojun (3)
• Buick (1)
• Changan (1)
• Chery (8)
• Chevrolet (12)

## What cars use 185 70R14 tires?

Which cars have the 185/70R14 tires? Such tire size may fit the following vehicles:

• Alfa Romeo (6) 90 (1984-1988) Alfetta (1972-1987) GT (1963-1977) Giulia (1962-1978) Montreal (1970-1977) Spider (1966-1993)
• Audi (2)
• BAIC (1)
• Buick (1)
• Changan (2)
• Changhe (2)
• Chevrolet (14)
• Chrysler (1)

## What cars use 195 65R15 tires?

Which cars have the 195/65R15 tires? Such tire size may fit the following vehicles:

• Acura (1) Legend (1986-1990)
• Alfa Romeo (3) 147 (2000-2010) 164 (1987-1998) Alfa 6 (1979-1986)
• Audi (12)
• BAIC (2)
• BMW (2)
• Brilliance (7)
• Buick (2)
• Changan (4)

## What does 88T mean on a tire?

185/70 R14 (88T) is a tyre that is 185mm wide, 70 is the aspect ratio, the depth of the sidewall as a %age of the width, in this case 70% and on a 14 inch rim. The 88T is the load and speed rating. 88T means the tyre can sustain a load of 560kg at a max speed of 190kph (119mph).

## Should I get V or H rated tires?

To support running at higher speeds, V-rated tires will have a stiffer sidewall and slightly firmer ride than H-rated tires. For normal driving conditions the H-rated tire will provide a more comfortable ride and the V-rated should give slightly better handling.

## Should I get H or T rated tires?

H rated tires have stronger construction than T rated tires. The concern may not be speed although a Subaru can exceed 118 MPH hence those tires however it may be load rating of the tires. Lessor speed rated tires must be able to handle the listed load of your vehicle properly. Confirm this, a good tire shop will.

## How do I know if a tire will fit my rim?

Width and diameter are the two factors that determine tire and rim compatibility. For diameter you’ll need to be sure that your tires and wheels are an exact match, e.g. a 215/65R17 tire will only fit on a 17″ diameter wheel. For example a tire size 285/35-19 has a tread width of 9.9″.

## Will bigger tires hurt my truck?

Tires are essential to your truck’s performance and safety. A larger tire size can make your truck look and perform better in some situations. But changing tire size too much can affect speedometer and odometer accuracy, handling, steering response as well as safety issues such as tire load capacity.

## Does bigger tires give better mpg?

For example, larger tires decrease your fuel economy because they are heavier, while smaller tires increase fuel efficiency. Bigger tires also have a higher rolling resistance than smaller tires which means they require more resistance and effort to get them rolling.

## Will bigger tires make my truck sit higher?

Larger wheels do lift a truck higher into the air, increasing ground clearance. But the increase in wheel size has additional benefits. A larger wheel means larger tires can be fitted to the truck. And large tires do help a truck handle better on dirt and gravel, and even with on-pavement braking.

## Will bigger tires affect my transmission?

Re-gearing your transmission after installing bigger tires reduces the stresses that the engine would incur if you install bigger tires without re-gearing. Automatic transmission will never shift unless the gear ratio is precise, while in manual transmission, you will have to move the control shift to the highest gear.