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Old 05-21-2011, 03:18 AM   #16 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by SentraSE-R View Post
The problem is 195/65-15s are only 2.09% taller than stock, and barely roll 2.125% less/mile, so you won't see much improvement using them.

Darrel is right. you really need 4-5% change and minimal weight addition.

There is no doubt that it is a fine line.

But again, that is what is so great about this forum!!!
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