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Please help me I'm new to slkworld Thank you!

Hi Everyone,

I will soon be getting a 2006 slk 280 and i really want to get rid of the stock rims and tires. I was just wondering if you guys can tell me how big can i go with the tires and rims without hurting my ride experience(also, not getting a new suspension for my new tires)?

Thank You All
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Hi Everyone,

I will soon be getting a 2006 slk 280 and i really want to get rid of the stock rims and tires. I was just wondering if you guys can tell me how big can i go with the tires and rims without hurting my ride experience(also, not getting a new suspension for my new tires)?

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I think the 17" or 18" rims will look nice but not any larger. You may be able to get a set of the OEM AMG multispoke 18" rims at a reasonable cost on ebay.

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For me, minimum 18". I prefer 19" for the look. Plenty of reasonable aftermarket wheels available. Check around and see what you like.
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