will running a 195/65/15 tire on rear of 2005 ford focus with a 195/60/15 on the other side damage the car


Asked by Feb 05, 2016 at 07:18 PM about the 2005 Ford Focus ZX4 SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers


It will put some stress on the drive system of the car and steering of the car and handling will not be the same as if you had the same tire on both sides...

2 of 2 people found this helpful.

The Focus is FWD so stress on the drive train should not be an issue. The size difference is small but I would replace it with the correct size tire at the first opportunity you have.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Ford Focus Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
  • #2
  • #3
    Su'ad Barakat
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Fusion
650 Great Deals out of 59,454 listings starting at $2,300
Used Honda Civic
374 Great Deals out of 51,346 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Fiesta
73 Great Deals out of 16,121 listings starting at $3,227
Used Ford Mustang
287 Great Deals out of 38,472 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Corolla
678 Great Deals out of 66,255 listings starting at $1,599
Used Ford Escape
929 Great Deals out of 105,215 listings starting at $550
Used Honda Accord
553 Great Deals out of 91,963 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota Camry
807 Great Deals out of 71,623 listings starting at $1,400
Used Hyundai Elantra
395 Great Deals out of 44,745 listings starting at $495
Used Mazda MAZDA3
209 Great Deals out of 25,896 listings starting at $1,900
Used Chevrolet Malibu
605 Great Deals out of 48,235 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Altima
789 Great Deals out of 67,227 listings starting at $750
Used Volkswagen GTI
79 Great Deals out of 6,762 listings starting at $1,100

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford Focus For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 41,518 listings starting at $10,000
2017 Ford Focus For Sale
53 Great Deals out of 6,615 listings starting at $9,820
2016 Ford Focus For Sale
111 Great Deals out of 5,262 listings starting at $5,950
2015 Ford Focus For Sale
41 Great Deals out of 2,620 listings starting at $6,500
2014 Ford Focus For Sale
93 Great Deals out of 5,057 listings starting at $3,985

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.