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#1 2013-01-07 7:33pm

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1 3/8 RIM AND TIRE DO YOU HAVE TO USE 1 3/8 TIRE ?

I have 1 3/8 rims was wanting to use 1.75 tire. Dose anyone know?

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#2 2013-01-07 8:59pm

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Re: 1 3/8 RIM AND TIRE DO YOU HAVE TO USE 1 3/8 TIRE ?

No way.  Yoiu can use a 1 1/8" tire on a 1 3/8" rim, but not a 1.75.  You can use a 1.5 rim and fit anything from a 1.75 to a 2.3.


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#3 2013-01-08 7:23pm

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Re: 1 3/8 RIM AND TIRE DO YOU HAVE TO USE 1 3/8 TIRE ?

Thanks for input
Later

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#4 2013-01-09 4:05pm

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Re: 1 3/8 RIM AND TIRE DO YOU HAVE TO USE 1 3/8 TIRE ?

Bump

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#5 2013-01-09 4:13pm

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Re: 1 3/8 RIM AND TIRE DO YOU HAVE TO USE 1 3/8 TIRE ?

why are you bumping this? your question was already answered yikes


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#6 2013-01-09 5:23pm

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Re: 1 3/8 RIM AND TIRE DO YOU HAVE TO USE 1 3/8 TIRE ?

It obviously was not the answer he was hoping for.  Nevertheless, its the only correct answer to that question.


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#7 2013-01-09 5:54pm

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Re: 1 3/8 RIM AND TIRE DO YOU HAVE TO USE 1 3/8 TIRE ?

WOW didn't understand the whole thing about the bump! Just had one guy input!

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#8 2013-01-10 3:50am

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Re: 1 3/8 RIM AND TIRE DO YOU HAVE TO USE 1 3/8 TIRE ?

gaijin speaks the truth.


Hi?

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#9 2013-01-10 1:14pm

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Re: 1 3/8 RIM AND TIRE DO YOU HAVE TO USE 1 3/8 TIRE ?

I get it now that I wold them side by side!
Thx Ryan

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