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post #1 of 4 Old 12-10-2006, 12:45 AM Thread Starter
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whats the largest size tire that would fit on a compass? would it be possible to get 235/65/17 to fit with out any rubbin? and does anyone know how much it would cost to recal the evic?

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post #2 of 4 Old 12-10-2006, 07:10 AM
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This was discussed quite a bit in Kev M's thread:

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f98/tire-pressure-monitoring-system-question-303655/

Touched on again by ponderosa:

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f98/steel-wheels-snow-tires-316666/

and a response from JeepInfoCenter here:

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/showt...75#post2776375

Briefly, DC says you have to stay with the original size tires and wheels, however, I do feel like there should be an eprom or something similar in the TPMS module that could be reprogrammed. After all, it is just a computer.

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thanks gramps for the assistance...i wouldnt want to increase the tire size if the tires i wanted came in the 215/60/17, but as of right now its not made in that size. lookin at gettin the BFG A/T or PERRILE SCORPION ATR. the reason behind this is cause we are on the rock and the roads are not always the best and it can get costly changin tires twice a year from the norm to winter type. again thanks.
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post #4 of 4 Old 12-11-2006, 05:58 AM
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what if you dont have the tire pressure monitoring option, then what size tire could you go up to , after the originals wear out?
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