Wheels-Tires Tire Size Recommendations

Discussion in 'Fox 5.0 Mustang Tech' started by cdurbin, Aug 10, 2012.

  1. I'm planning to take my mustang down to get new tires tomorrow morning and am looking for tire size advice or recommendations. It's a 1991 LX 5.0 vert with the 5-lug conversion and lowering springs. Currently it has 245/45/r17 tires all the way around. My only problem is that the front ones rub the inside fender liner during hard turns. I cringe everytime I hear it. I'd like to keep the tires the same all the way around so that I can rotate them as needed. Mainly becuase this is my daily driver. Thanks
  2. I ended up just sticking with the 245/45/17 tires.
    Got new tires and brakes all the way around. Feels nice.
  3. Makes a huge difference doesn't it? I was surprised how much better my car rode with tires that actually had tread
  4. oh yeah, between the tires and the brakes, it's like driving a completely different car.
    I'm planning to get my Autometer gauges, and new sway bar end links and bushings installed today as well. It's coming along.
  5. get steering rack limiters. Cost you about $15.00
  6. Sweet, thanks