View Full Version : Question about tires and wheels

04-07-2001, 04:54 PM
I have these nice chrome 8 inch wheels and I want to buy some super swampers to put on them. The only problem is the swampers are 33x12.50-15. I suppose there is no way these tires would fit on the wheels is there?


04-07-2001, 05:58 PM
They'll fit but the tire will be sucked in pretty bad at the junction of sidewall and rim.

04-07-2001, 08:36 PM
So it probably would be unsafe?

04-07-2001, 10:55 PM
I had 32x10.5x15 on 8 inch rims and never had a problem!

Power mad
04-08-2001, 03:30 PM
Hey all
I just put a set of 33x12.5 Wildcat EXT's, mounted on a set of 15x8 Rally wheels on my 78 K5.
The tires fit nice on the wheels and I didn't need a lift either.
See ya

04-08-2001, 04:03 PM
I think I'll just use the 8's then.