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  1. #1
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    Wheel and tire width

    Hi there!

    I wanna know what would cause the use of inappropriate wheel and tire. For example, what would happen if I matched a rim 406-19 with a tire 406-23.
    What would I need to use a tubeless tire?
    And please forgive me if I am saying non sense things, I'm really new on this stuff...

    Thanks for you time!

  2. #2
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    Feb 2006
    406 indicates bead diameter, which is the part you really need to match. The other number is the width. The 23mm tire should fit just fine on there.

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