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Old January 29th, 2015, 11:46 AM
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Discovery 2 tire query

Has anyone fitted 235/85/16 tires to a stock D2?
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Old January 29th, 2015, 12:16 PM
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Had one at the dealer like that. Too narrow a tire for the wheels IMHO.
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Old January 29th, 2015, 12:24 PM
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Yeah a few people I know of. I agree 235 is a bit narrow for 8" wide wheels, but I haven't seen them lose a bead from it
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Old January 29th, 2015, 12:27 PM
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8" is too wide for a 235. You should switch to a 7".

265/75 seems a better size for a Disco 2. They are seriously heavy pigs and you can't have too big of a tire.
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