Honda CR-V Owners Club Forums banner
  • Hey everyone! Enter your ride HERE to be a part of this month's Ride of the Month Challenge!

1 - 4 of 4 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
1 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
Has anyone had experience running meatier tires on their stock 3rd gen? I'm looking into tires like Cooper Discoverers, Bridgestone k02, etc., and wondering how they fit without a lift. I would get the 225/65R17 size.

Thanks in advance
 

·
Everything in Moderation
2006 CR-V EX, 5MT
Joined
·
10,798 Posts
Isn't that an original size for an '07? At least for an EX.

You could inquire of site sponsor @Discount Tire. They are always willing to help with these ?'s.

 

·
Registered
Joined
·
1,373 Posts
I had 235/65R17 for my 2008's snow tires and these looked exactly right.

138268
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,129 Posts
235/65R17s here also. They fit nicely, and they also correct the speedometer to the exact reading. (Honda's speedometers tend to read about 3% high, and I now find the speedometer is just about perfect.) I have detected a slight rub mark inside the wheelwell, so I would not go any larger unless I installed a lift kit.

Look into the Yokohama Geolandar A/T G015, as they get high ratings for having a nice and relatively quiet highway ride in addition to having meatier treads. If I decide to get a lift kit (vs. replacing my CR-V with a Pilot), I may upgrade to these tires from the all-season tires I'm running now.
 
1 - 4 of 4 Posts
Top