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Question Different tire sizes in the rear emergency?

Hello fellas,

Quick "emergency" question: not sure if the car has a limited slip on it or not (1991 964 Turbo), but assuming it did, would putting two different tire sizes in the rear burn it up in no time? I am talking about same rim size, but due to no tire available and immediate need to drive 300 miles, I was wondering if it would be OK to temporarily put a different tire size on either side of the car, say wearing 255/40 on driver's side and 295/30 on passenger' side. This will be 10 miles of street to get to the highway and the rest highway. Crazy, I know, but time is of the essence and no availability.

Porscheless for now. Ex: 99 C2, 04 Cayenne Turbo, 02 C4S
Old 05-01-2012, 05:47 AM
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