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## Is 285 A wide tire?

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. 16.831″ + 16″ wheel = 32.831″ approximate tire diameter.

### Are 255 tires wide?

255 (Tire Width): The tire width is 255 millimeters from sidewall to sidewall (just over ten inches). 45 (Aspect Ratio): The tire’s sidewall is 45% of the tire’s width, which means the sidewall is about 114 millimeters or just over 4 inches.

**What width rim do I need for a 285 tire?**

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.

**Can you put a 285 tire on a 9.5 inch rim?**

Registered. 285’s will look better and help protect the wheel more, if they dont rub of course. i have 275’s on a 9.5″ rim and 285’s would look better. 285’s on a 9.5″ rim is in no way unsafe.

## Can you put 285 tires on 8 rims?

285/75/16 or 33” tires can fit on a 16×8 wheel. They fit perfectly fine even though the contact area won’t be 100% flat at useable street pressure.

### What is the widest tire for a 9.5 inch rim?

Equivalency table

Rim width | Minimum tire width | Ideal tire width |
---|---|---|

9,0 Inches | 235 mm | 245 or 255 mm |

9,5 Inches | 245 mm | 255 or 265 mm |

10,0 Inches | 255 mm | 265 or 275 mm |

10,5 Inches | 265 mm | 275 or 285 mm |

**Can you put 275 tires on 285 rims?**

Can I replace 275 tires with 285 tires? Yes, you can. Though the 285 tire is a bit wider than 275, they still have the same tread pattern and so, you can replace one with the other without the likelihood of any complaints whatsoever.

**How much bigger is a 285 tire than a 255?**

According to Tire rack the 285 is 1 inch wider except at the tread, which is 2″ wider. Just seems like higher rolling resistance and higher noise to me. And on Tire Rack the 285s are $56 more EACH! That’s a free 6th 255 with change to spare if you count shipping even!

## Are 255 tires bigger than 265?

10mm bigger in width. The tread section width of the 265 tire is 10mm wider than the 255 tire. Simple math.