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Has anyone tried this in 205 size.I had a 195 and loved it
I have never tryed that size but I am very happy with the 195 Falken 912 and see no reason to try the bigger size. I know some bikes have a rubbing problem and other items happen conserning the 205 so Ill stick with the 195. Good luck though if you give it a try :thumbup:
 

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Terry, as you and JP know, the Falken is a good handling tire so no sense belaboring that. One thing to give some thoguht to:
If you go to a 205 tire, you will inevitably get a tire that is taller from the edge of the rim to the ground (i.e., bigger sidewall). I am not sure if the 205 is using the same construction for the sidewall as the 195, BUT, if it is, this may present a sidewall flex you don't care for which will cause you to push the pressure even higher to avoid it. Just something to think about. Good luck.
 

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Has anyone tried this in 205 size.I had a 195 and loved it
Are you talking about the ZE 512 as in your title, or did you actually mean the ZE 912? The ZE 512 comes in a 195 50 16, not a 195 55 16. I did find some interesting information on the ZE 512. Look at the weight of the 205 50 16, and the 205 55 16 with the RF at the end of their specs!
Here's the link!

http://www.falkentire.com/Tires/Passenger-Car/ZIEX-ZE-512-13

Oops! only the 205 50 16 has the RF>
 

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Help me guys !! iPad directs me to a stupid page . What does the 205 rf weight ?
 

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The diameter on the 205 50 16 is 24.2 compared to 24.4 for the 195 55 16 for the ZE912.
 

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Rocket buy one and see how much grinding, cable tying, and prying is needed to run one. I would hate to waste my money,but i got no problem wasting yours :thumbup: I will even send you down some cookies for your effort :nojoke:
 

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I have not run the ZE 512. But I do use the Falken FK 452 in the 205/55/16 with no rubbing issues.

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Toyo 195-50r-16

Has any one ran this tire, and give me your thoughts of it. I have restored a 2005 with 94000 on it that was totaled. It had this tire on it and am wondering (thinking) about going DS. I have ridden it about 100 miles DS and I think I like it. What pressure? I ride 95% one up.

Thanks Thank a VET:thumbup:

Stan
 
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