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    TPMS for 2nd set of wheels / tires?

    I am planning to leave the TPMS in the current stock wheels, just tomorrow getting the winter tires mounted. In the future I will buy a set of slightly used take off RAV4 alloy wheels with tires and TPMS. I plan to run TPMS, the original topic of the thread was for me to ask about TPMS. So...
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    TPMS for 2nd set of wheels / tires?

    So tomorrow I am getting some winter tires mounted on my 2021 RAV4 LE steel wheels. In the next few months I may buy a set of RAV4 alloy takeoff wheels. So in the future I may swap out the steel wheel / winter tire set for the new set I plan to buy in the next few months. Basically run the...
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    TPMS for 2nd set of wheels / tires?

    do the serial numbers for the tpms need to be entered into the ecu?
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    TPMS for 2nd set of wheels / tires?

    Hi I have a 2021 Toyota RAV4. I am getting a second set of steel wheels to mount snow tires for the winter. Do I need to purchase TPMS? What happens if I don't? Will the dash light come on? Just curious what happens to a 2021 RAV4 with the absence of TPMS sensors? Thanks
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    Toyo A38 Open Country Tire?

    Hello I just bout a new RAV4 and the stock tires are Toyo A38 Open Country. Are they any good? I looked online and didn't see much about them. Thanks!
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    Gas Prices vs Day of Week?

    Hello Are there any trends that show that gas prices are more expensive on certain days during the week? A co worker told me that certain days of the week are more expensive. I haven't noticed it and I was wondering in anyone knew if this is true and if so which days? For reference I am in...
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    Snow Tires how much narrower makes a difference?

    thanks then I guess I will stick with the stock size which is 205/55R16
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    Snow Tires how much narrower makes a difference?

    the 195/65r15 and 195/60r16 are both 7.7" wide so I don't see a need to buy a set of 15" wheels, yes the tires are a bit cheaper but not worth the cost of a second set of wheels etc.
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    Snow Tires how much narrower makes a difference?

    well say it is the same tire model/tread pattern and rubber compound? I am talking snows vs snows, same tire just different sizes with 1 being .4" (5%) narrower?
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    Snow Tires how much narrower makes a difference?

    forget what I said about 185/60r16, they don't make snow tires in this size
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    Snow Tires how much narrower makes a difference?

    thanks but the 195/65r15 is the same with as the 195/60r16 and this way I can use my current wheels. what might be better is to run 185/60r16 which are even narrower.
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    Snow Tires how much narrower makes a difference?

    not sure they make that size? they make a 185/60R16 which is 10% narrower compared to the 205/55-16. The 185/65/16 is not listed on this chart?
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    Snow Tires how much narrower makes a difference?

    The 195/65-16 is 5% narrower and 1.2% taller compared to the 205/55-16. Is 5% narrower enough to make a difference?
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    Snow Tires how much narrower makes a difference?

    sorry there seems to be some confusion or typos. we are talking 16" wheels here, I see mentions of 15"
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    Snow Tires how much narrower makes a difference?

    mine are 16" not 15"
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