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265/35/20

Discussion in 'A5/S5/RS5 Forum' started by gcon45, Jul 18, 2013.

  1. gcon45

    gcon45 Member

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    Anyone fitted 265/35/20s to an A5 (as opposed to the standard 265/30/20s)?

    I know it will affect the speedo slightly but would there be any drawbacks?

    I calculate the sidewall height difference to be 79.5mm (30s) vs 92.75mm (35s).
     
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  3. gcon45

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    255/35/20 would have a sidewall depth of 89.25mm so may be a happy medium.

    Some of that extra comfort may be lost though due to the tyre being slightly stretched on the wheel.

    Opinions?
     
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  5. GeoffDunk

    GeoffDunk Well-Known Member

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    Say no to tire stretch, fit the right size tyre, why would you even contemplate changing it?
     

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