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Old Aug 3rd, 2014, 03:14 PM
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205/55-17-Says these are OEM size, but I can't find this size listed as suitable for my R52 2005s convertible. Currently it has 205/50-17's; manual says 205/45-17's
Will these work or will they be constantly hitting the fenders?
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205/55-17 is OEM size for the MINI Countryman. Way too big for your car.

For your R52, 205/45 (OEM), 215/45 and 215/40 are appropriate sizes for 17" wheels.
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Quote: Originally Posted by Caveman (original)
205/55-17 is OEM size for the MINI Countryman. Way too big for your car.

For your R52, 205/45 (OEM), 215/45 and 215/40 are appropriate sizes for 17" wheels.

Thanks, Caveman. The po has 205/50's on there now, and it seems to be fine, but I'll replace with 205/45's when it's time
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