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    Default max tire size for awd equinox [Expired Topic]

    Hey guys, whats up. my dad just bought an 06 AWD Equinox LS and I was wondering if anyone knew the max tire size that can fit the fenderwells w/o any cutting of splash shields. I know it has 28" tires now. also if anyone knows the steel wheel's diameter. thanks for any info

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    How big did you want to go?

    I've driven several of the GM Theta platforms from the Equinox to the Terrain to the Saturn Vue (the Saturn Vue was a bit smaller) and I'm not sure that I ever paid any attention to the wheel clearance. I suppose you could go up an inch to two inches w/o any problem just from looking at the photos agagain.

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    probably 29" at least but maybe 30"s if I can make sure nothing is touching. might give it a 1" coil spring spacer. have to measure the diameter of the springs though

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