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how wide can i go with stock rims

i need to get some new tires for the rear and i want to get something a little wider than 235s how wide can i go with the stock rims

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Stock 18's I have 265/35 on rear no problems. Diameter of 265/35 and 235/40(front) is identical so you won't have any issues with height difference
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Here is a good read on that:

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245 is the max width recommended for an eight inch wheel. You can cram a wider tire on but will have a reduced contact patch.
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