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Old 05-31-2010, 12:30 PM
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Default Another tire / wheel question....

I have a brand new 2010 Ranger XL (4X2) with 2.3 and a 5 speed. The chart tells me that the setup I have is good for power and I would see more fuel economy with larger tires. I don't care for the looks of the stock 15X7" wheels as they "look" undersized and am considering going to a larger tire or a larger rim. I do believe the larger rim either 16 inch or larger would look better proportioned to the truck. In your opinion would I be wise to do either? Would this void warranty? Would I see improved fuel economy? I have been reading a lot of posts here and haven't seen an answer to this. Thanks, Dave
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Old 05-31-2010, 12:59 PM
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Default Re: Another tire / wheel question....

Fuel economy would stay same if you went with 16" rim and same size tire. Im guessing you probably have 235/75/15 now so if ya went with 245/75/16 you would be okay

Wouldn't void the warranty SEE THIS POST


16" tires cost more then 15" tires.
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Old 05-31-2010, 04:46 PM
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Default Re: Another tire / wheel question....

It came with 225/70R15's. I would gain two sizes if I went to 235/75R15's but 16 or18 inch rims would look good too. You are right....$$$$$ does count.
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