big fat tyre size… how far can you go on a stock set-up?

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big fat tyre size… how far can you go on a stock set-up?

Post by passion4 » Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:23 pm

currently running a set of 195/80/15's at the moment which are fairly close to stock-ish in size

https://www.vdubxs.com/the-buses-authen ... rfections/

https://www.vdubxs.com/tyres/

but have been wondering if these bad boys would fit… 215/75-15 BF Goodrich All-Terrain tyres. Anyone know if they would actually fit OK?
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Post by ted698 » Sat Oct 12, 2019 1:22 pm

Have a look on The Samba in the Split Bus forum.... there is a huuuge thread on big tyres on there.... I think it’s called Big Meats or something....Americans! :roll:


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Post by passion4 » Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:50 pm

I’ve started reading the monster thread… https://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewt ... p?t=265458
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Post by ted698 » Mon Oct 14, 2019 12:39 pm

That's the one! - you can lose yourself for days in there - LOL

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Post by DOUGAL » Mon Oct 21, 2019 1:15 pm

Only 94 pages :drunken:
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Post by vwJim » Thu Oct 24, 2019 11:06 am

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Only 94 pages :drunken:
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Post by DOUGAL » Thu Oct 24, 2019 1:35 pm

vwJim wrote:
Thu Oct 24, 2019 11:06 am
DOUGAL wrote:
Mon Oct 21, 2019 1:15 pm
Only 94 pages :drunken:
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That there is a lot out there :roll:
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