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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 01-10-2017, 07:54 PM Thread Starter
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Tire size question

I recently installed a readylift kit on my 2009 pilot and now i have room for 31 inch tires. My current tire size is 245/65r17.
I plan on using my stock rim. What are the measurements i am looking for on a replacement tire that will be 31 inches tall and fit on my current rim?
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265x70x17 is the tire size. But be aware your speedometer will be off by alot.

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Really? Whys that?
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Really? Whys that?
Stock wheel diameter is 29. Your speedometer is calibrated to that size.
They speedometer would read 5 mph slower.

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If you increase tire diameter, speedometer will read slower than it should. Bigger circumference, fewer rotations for same distance. "Honest officer, I had no idea..."
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