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Im looking at a 2010 srt8. What size 18inch rims and tires would work. Could i put all terrain tires on it? How will it work if i use those? Does it matter now that the front are 45s and the rears are 40? What ratio should i use if on 18s? Thanks

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Could 265 60 r18 work on an 18 x8 inch rim? Cooper discoverer at? Thanks
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there are very few wheels that clear the brembo brakes. Look on the tirerack.com for 18" wheels for the SRT8.
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I found the rims on tire rack. They recommend 255 55 r 18 on 18x8s do you think 265 60 r18 would work on same rims and srt8? Thanks
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2656018 is about 1.5" larger than the 2555518....I doubt it would clear
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Ok does it matter that profile ratios are the same then? Why did they put 45s on front and 40s on rear stock? Will that affect drive train?
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the 45's and 40's on the stock wheels was for two reasons. The 20x9 rims in front and the 20x10 wheels on the rear. The 45's and 40's keep the diameters close. Staggered is ok on the Grand Cherokees
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Thanks for welome. I was wondering if diff sizes would affect drive train at all. Whats your opinion on the goodyears runflats that come on the srt8? Winter traction? Mileage? Thanks srt8 owners
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