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i'm confused on the exact measurements of rims i need to buy, i am running 305-70-r16, i know i need to run 8x170mm, however i don't know if i need a 16x8 or 16x10, i'm pretty sure i need a 16x8. here's the page Series 8089 - Gloss Black

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bump..........need any kind of information, don't want to buy the wrong ones

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A 305/70 is a 12.5" tire so you can do either a 16x8 or 16x10 I have a 16x8 rim with a 12.5" tire so you can go with that but that is the max width of a tire you can go with a 16x8, it is cheaper for that size rim but the tire sticks out more with a 16x10

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ok, so go with a 16x8

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ok well i'm not too familar with rims because i've never had to buy any, i just wasn't sure if either a 16x8 or the 16x10 would allow the rim and tire to fit correctly, but after talking you you raul and psd0389 i'll just go with the 16x8

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ok well i'm not too familar with rims because i've never had to buy any, i just wasn't sure if either a 16x8 or the 16x10 would allow the rim and tire to fit correctly, but after talking you you raul and psd0389 i'll just go with the 16x8
make sure you call and see if they are in stock... i did a quick check and i didnt see them have any of those rims in stock
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ya, i was going to do that before i went. but thanks

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