Question: Why Would Putting Bigger Tires Than Recommended On Your Vehicle Affect Your Speedometer Reading

Will The Size Of The Tires On A Vehicle Affect The Speedometer

A previous owner of my truck put smaller tires on the back of it which looks really ignorant, I'll get new ones asap. But my speedometer is off too, I'm wondering if that problem could also be because of those tires, and not a seperate issue? ...

If I Change The Size Of My Cars Tires, Will The Speedometer Read Incorrectly

I have a '92 Bonneville. I'm considering putting some bigger wheels on it with some lower profile tires. Is my speedometer going to be messed up when I do this? If it will, how can I fix it? ...

How Much Faster Will My Speedometer Say With My Bigger Tires

I orginally had 16.5;'s on my chevy C2500 3/4 ton but I just put 35 X 12.50 how much will my speedometer differ I'm not real sure what my gear ratio is but what is a ballpark figure on how much it will be off The exact stock tires are 265 X 75 R 16 the new tires are 35 X 12.50 R 16.5 ...

What Does It Mean If My Speedometer Is Reading A Speed That’s Not Accurate

Ok so I drive a 2006 Pontiac Grand Prix. My girlfriend was driving today and she said that the speedometer is reading off numbers that aren't accurate. She said she was going about 5 MPH and the speedometer was reading 80. I am trying to figure out why is it doing this? ...

What could be causing the speedometer on a 1995 Nissan Pathfinder to malfunction

The vehicle is a 1995 Nissan Pathfinder. The speedometer will sit at 0 when you start driving, then move up to somewhere between 0-5mph or 0-10mph. Then it will jump to 30mph and if the vehicle is driven for an extended time - sometimes the speedometer will give an accurate reading. Or at least one that seems accurate. What could be causing this dancing speedometer? Thanks! ...

The Speedometer Form My 81 Chevy Pickup Doesn’t Work. How Do I Fix It

I have bigger tires than it comes with stock, could that be it? I don't think its the speedometer cable ...

How To Recalibrate A 2000 Nissan Xterra Speedometer

I have a 2000 nissan xterra and am putting bigger tires I am looking for a speedometer recalibrater cant seem to find one for the 1st generation xterra online anybody know how to recalibrate it or where i can find a reclibrater? ...

Can Bigger Tires On Your Car Mess Up Your Speedometer

If you put larger tires on your car / truck, but what it came with will / can cause your speedo to show wrong? I'm fighting with my husband about it :-) ...

How Can You Check Your Speedometer To Make Sure It’s Reading Right

I don't think my speedometer is reading right. When I travel on the highway everybody passes me like I'm hardly moving. It seems I am crawling down the highway. I'm afraid to go over what my speedometer tells me because I don't want a ticket. ...

How Much Do Bigger Tires Effect Speedometer Accuracy

My 2002 Toyota Tacoma has 265/75-16's. It originally had 245/75-16's. How does this change my speedometer accuracy? ...