The widest tire size that fits a 12 inch wheel is the **145/80-12** like the part # AM10140 which has a section width of 5.7 inches.

## Will a 12.5 wide tire fit on a 12 wide rim?

With a 12.50 you just need to be careful around curbs cause theres not much of a sidewall to protect the wheel. But **you can definitely run a 12.50 with a 12″ wide wheel**.

## What is the widest rim size?

For example, a 205/60R15’s measured rim width is 6.0″.What Is The Rim Width Range For A Tire?

Difference from Measuring Rim |
Rim Width |
Approximate Tire Section Width |
---|---|---|

0.5″ narrower | 5.5″ | 8.03″ |

Measuring Rim | 6.0″ | 8.23″ |

0.5″ wider | 6.5″ | 8.43″ |

1.0″ wider | 7.0″ | 8.63″ |

## Can you put a 12 wide tire on a 9 wide rim?

**You can fit a 12.5 or 13″ wide tire on a 9.5″ wheel without any problems**.

## How wide is a 305 tire in inches?

305/35R20 tires have a diameter of 28.4″, a section width of **12.0″**, and a wheel diameter of 20″. The circumference is 89.2″ and they have 710 revolutions per mile.

## How wide are 285 tires?

285/75R18 tires have a diameter of 34.8″, a section width of **11.2″**, and a wheel diameter of 18″.

## What size tires fit a 12 inch rim?

Equivalency table

Rim width |
Minimum tire width |
Maximum tire width |
---|---|---|

11,0 Inches | 275 mm | 305 mm |

11,5 Inches | 285 mm | 315 mm |

12,0 Inches | 295 mm | 325 mm |

12,5 Inches | 305 mm | 335 mm |

## What is the width of a 13.5 tire?

13.5 should go on **10 inch** rim. 13.5 inch wide tires can go on rims 8.5 inches and wider per most brand specs.

## What happens if a tire is too wide for a rim?

If a tire that’s too wide for a rim is mounted, **the tire shape becomes too tall and round, like a lollipop or lightbulb, and then it becomes floppy at the top because the casing is constricted**. This can result in poor cornering performance and tire squirm.

## How wide is a 315 tire?

315/60R15 tires have a diameter of 29.9″, a section width of **12.4″**, and a wheel diameter of 15″. The circumference is 93.8″ and they have 675 revolutions per mile. Generally they are approved to be mounted on 8.5-11″ wide wheels.

## How wide is 275 tire?

The 275 tire has a width of about **10.83 inches**, a rim diameter of 18.0 inches, a rim width of approximately 7 to 8 inches and a tire sidewall height measuring about 7.58 inches.

## How wide is a 70r tire?

16-inch Wheel Conversion Chart

Metric |
Standard |
---|---|

245/70/16 | 29.5″x 9.6″ |

245/75/16 | 30.5″x 9.6″ |

255/70/16 | 30.0″x 10.0″ |

265/70/16 | 30.6″x 10.4″ |

## How wide of a rim do you need for a 12.5 tire?

Their reasoning was because Goodyear recommends a 12.5″ wide tire to be on at least a **8.5″** rim.

## What’s the widest tire you can put on a 9 inch rim?

**275/40** is the widest that you should be using on 9″ wide rims.

## What does 35X12 50r20lt mean?

35X12. 50R20 tires have **a diameter of 35.0″, a section width of 12.5″, and a wheel diameter of 20″**. The circumference is 109.9″ and they have 577 revolutions per mile. Generally they are approved to be mounted on 8.5-11″ wide wheels.

## How wide is a 305 40R22?

305/40R22 tires have a diameter of 31.6″, a section width of **12.0″**, and a wheel diameter of 22″. The circumference is 99.2″ and they have 638 revolutions per mile.

## How wide is a 12.5 tire?

In example “A” this reads 12.50, meaning the tire width is **12 and 1/2 inches**.

## Are 285 tires the same as 33?

**YES, 285 wide tires are the same as 33” tires** although 285 is the tread width in millimeters and 33″ is the tire diameter. 285/75/16 is usually the accepted metric equivalent size for 33’s.

## Which tire is wider 45 or 50?

got that 1 wrong, the 45 and 50 is a percentage of the width, so the difference between 45 and 50 profiles is **5% of the width**.

## How much wider is a 285 tire than a 265?

It means the width of one tire is 265 millimeters while the other one is 285 millimeters wide. Thus, there is a difference of 285 – 265 = **20 millimeters** in their width.

## Does rim width matter?

HOW DOES RIM WIDTH CHANGE PERFORMANCE? Another reason rim width is so important is because **it has a direct impact on how your vehicle performs**. Here’s how: if you increase your rim width while keeping the same size tire, the extra width makes the tire slightly wider and tightens up the sidewall.

## Can I put wider tires on my stock rims?

As a general rule of thumb, **it’s safe to fit a tire up to 20 millimeters wider than stock on the original rim**. The actual width of the tire will vary depending on the width of the rim: The tire will expand 5 millimeters for every half inch (12.5 millimeters) increase in rim width.

## How wide is 265 tire?

265/70R17 tires are 31.6″ tall, have a section width of **10.4″**, and fit wheels with a diameter of 17. The circumference is 99.2″ that translates into 638 revolutions per mile.

## Will a 13.5 tire fit a 9 rim?

**yes they will fit** but you are better off with a ten.

## What is the difference between 12.5 and 13.5 tires?

The STT Pro **13.5″ is 13.3″ wide, the 12.5″ is 13″ wide**.

## Will a 13.5 tire fit a 8.5 rim?

Yes and im saying you can easily fit a 12.5″ on an 8″ wheel. **You can fit a 13.5″ tire on a 8.5″ wheel**…..

## What do wider rims do?

When running a wider rim, you are **increasing the air volume which is resulting in a smoother ride** since the base of the tire is now wider. This allows the rider to run their suspension a tad bit stiffer without losing that great ride feel while gaining more control.

## What rim width do I need?

For sports cars, the general rule of thumb is to **match the wheel width to the tread width in inches**. For example a tire size 285/35-19 has a tread width of 9.9″. The ideal wheel width would be 10.0″ for that tire.

## Why do cars shake at high speed?

The most common causes for a shaking car at high speeds are **unbalanced wheels, misaligned wheels, tire damage, bent rim, bad wheel bearing and loose lug nuts**. Less common causes are bad axle, worn suspension or steering parts or incorrect tire pressure.