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    Larger than 15" rim?

    Hey guys, I haven't seen a mirage with a size larger than "14 or "15. What's the largest you could go?



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    Probably 15" before needing to roll the fenders.
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    Quote Originally Posted by iamzero View Post
    Hey guys, I haven't seen a mirage with a size larger than "14 or "15. What's the largest you could go?
    This forum member was running 17” rims with no mods

    https://mirageforum.com/forum/showth...(Garage-entry)

    205/40 17's
    Last edited by inuvik; 05-06-2019 at 08:07 PM. Reason: Tire size added

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    Here are more 17s...

    https://mirageforum.com/forum/showth...17-Inch-Wheels

    Not much tire sidewall there.

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    Low profile tires dont look like they'll be comfortable, but at least I know 17"s fit stock ride height.
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    185/40/18 would fit no issues.

    If it exists... a 185/35/19 should as well.

    https://www.tacomaworld.com/tirecalc...5r15-185-35r19

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    Quote Originally Posted by nickels View Post
    185/40/18 would fit no issues.
    That may be more rare than factory 165/65-14 tires?

    Walmart, tirerack.com, & simpletire.com.com list 0 options.

    Do you have 185/40-18 tires in Canada?

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    Quote Originally Posted by nickels View Post
    185/40/18 would fit no issues.

    If it exists... a 185/35/19 should as well.

    https://www.tacomaworld.com/tirecalc...5r15-185-35r19
    Did you mean to use 165/65r15 instead of factory 165/65r14 tires?

    185/40r18 & 185/35r19 - what tire options exist?

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    This looks a little closer https://www.tacomaworld.com/tirecalc...5r14-165-35r18 and there is such thing as a 165 35 18. Why, I don't know...https://tyrestretch.com/results.php?...imMan=&Credit=
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    Quote Originally Posted by nickels View Post
    185/40/18 would fit no issues.

    If it exists... a 185/35/19 should as well.

    https://www.tacomaworld.com/tirecalc...5r15-185-35r19
    There are tire charts that give tire sizes available for different rim sizes.

    A Mirage factory tire is 22.4" or 22.6" outside diameter depending on the 14" or 15" rim options.

    https://tiresize.com/comparison/

    Scroll down this page & click 18" tire size options.

    185 wide tires on 18" rims don't really exist.

    Click on 19" tire size options.

    185 wide tires for 19" rims don't really exist.

    I am not going to pretend to know what really fits under a Mirage. I wouldn't spend money on 18" or 19" rims without knowing what tires goes on them first?

    My Subaru Forester has 16" rims. Can't imagine putting a 16+" wheels on an economy car, but I guess some do?



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