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  • Looking for Bigger Tires?

  • …all the way to the left and right while inspecting the areas around the entire tire. If possible, do this while also articulating the suspension up and down in the wheel wells to make sure you won't have rubbing when you hit bumps or turn sharply. It may look like you have all the room in the…

  • One Size Bigger

  • …can help you find the perfect tires for your car. Drivers of 4x4 trucks are always on the lookout for taller tires to "fill up the wheel well." Again, we can help you with what will fit without rubbing the fender at full lock turn. We can help with your tire research. Visit our website or…

  • Lowering Springs and Fender Lip Rolling

  • …look. While the decrease in gap from the top of the tire to the bottom of the fender lip looked great, I found after inspection that my rear tires were very close to rubbing the fender lip in the back. What to do? ROLL THAT FENDER ! Tire Rack sells a great tool that when used with an industrial…

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  • Staggered Tires: Why or Why Not

  • …you may need bigger tires on the rear to help put that power to the pavement. Why not just make all of the tires bigger in that case? The size of the front tires is often limited by the fact that the front wheels have to steer left and right. Too wide of a tire may rub when the steering wheel…

  • Dual Tires for Light Truck Use | Tire Rack

  • …pair of tires and wheels on each side between the vehicle's frame to the inside and its flared fender on the outside. Because maintaining dual tire spacing is critical to eliminate the possibility of the tires rubbing (or typical road debris from being lodged between them), the tire sizes specified…

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  • Tire / Rim Protectors | Tire Rack

  • …on the road have never been considered a tire's friend, many of today's tires resist accidental damage by featuring thicker rubber molded at key locations on their sidewalls. This helps reduce damage to the tires and/or wheels when drivers accidentally rub them against curbs while parking or turning…

  • Understanding How Brakes Work | Tire Rack

  • …friction between the stationary brake pad and rotating disk or drum as it slides past the pad convert the motion of the wheel and tire into heat, much the way rubbing your hands together on a cold day will warm them up. Bringing your car to a stop generates enough heat at each wheel to boil a liter…

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  • Brakes 101 | Tire Rack

  • …generate against the rotors, the brake pads' operating temperature range and their ability to resist fade are important. The brake pad material rubbing against the disc brake rotor generates the friction that slows the vehicle. A wide operating temperature range is important for driving enthusiasts…

  • More Tire Choices for Your 2013 Mazda CX-5

  • …alternative size for most scenarios is 235/50R19. 235/50R19 is 28.3" in overall diameter and fits on the 19x7 O.E. rims without rubbing. Using a different tire size like this isn't a radical change. It's about 1/2" wider and approximately 1/2" smaller in diameter. However,…

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