P235/75R15 to p235/55R17

Asked by Mar 13, 2017 at 10:50 AM about the 2003 Ford Explorer Sport 4WD

Question type: General

I have a 2003 Ford Explorer Sport they
currently have P235/75R15 tire's and
bought 4 new tires only these tire's are
P235/55R17 will they fit on the rim I
am currently using or do I need to buy
different rims to fit fit these tire's on?

4 Answers


It will fit but will you rub now that's the question, see below, copy and paste..

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https://www.tacomaworld.com/tirecalc ?tires=235-55r15-235-75r17


If your current rims are R15, then R17 tires will not fit! The "R" is "radius" and tire and rim radius must be the same.

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