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  • Smaller Wheels for Winter?

  • …adjusting the tire size so the overall diameter is close to or equal to the diameter of the Original Equipment. This allows your speedometer and odometer to not be affected. When you have the same diameter tire, but a smaller diameter wheel, this gives the tire's sidewall more height, which…

  • Better Fuel Mileage with Your Tires

  • …than a new tire. With every rotation of a worn tire, you are traveling a slightly shorter distance than you would on a new tire. Of course your odometer does not account for this, so there is an error in the fuel economy calculation. When you install a new tire, you are correcting this wear and also…

  • Plus Sizing 101

  • …sizing is twofold. First, doing so maintains the overall diameter of the Tire & Wheel Package. This is important to keep the accuracy of your odometer, speedometer and other vehicle instrumentations. Second, plus sizing with a lower profile tire often leads to more responsive handling and a…

  • Hypertech Max Energy Speedomoter Calibration

  • Video Center Hypertech Max Energy Speedomoter Calibration (00:42) Category: Engine Tuning Follow along as Hypertech demonstrates how to adjust speedomoter/odometer readings after installing a new tire size and rear gear ratios on their Max Energy Power Programmer. A Closer Look: Firestone…

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  • Plus 1 Plus 2 Equals What?

  • …The result is approximately 1/2" less sidewall on the tire while maintaining a very similar overall diameter. This keeps the speedometer, odometer and other systems that monitor wheel/tire rotation rates -- such as ABS and traction control -- functioning normally. Plus 2, Plus 3, etc. - In…

  • Embrace the "plus concept" in your aftermarket wheels.

  • …changing the overall diameter of the tire. For example, a tire with a low profile that fits the bigger wheel you select may keep speedometer or odometer readings minimally changed. But, of course proper fit is key. If you're not sure what bigger wheels would look like on your vehicle and what sizes…

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