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Old 03-18-2016, 12:35 PM   #1
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Tire cover question?

Want to buy tire covers for my Jayfeather. Manual says tires are 14". Not sure which tires covers will fit?
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Old 03-18-2016, 12:45 PM   #2
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Most tire covers go by size of the tire not wheel size, measured the tire diameter and look somewhere like Amazon.
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Old 03-18-2016, 12:48 PM   #3
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I think you are referring to the wheel size. I have 205/75R14 tires and the wheel diameter is about 26 inches. The small tire covers should work just fine for you...
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Old 03-18-2016, 01:06 PM   #4
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Measure the tire across from tread to tread, then add 2 more inches. That's the size of cover you should get. Also, white covers keep the temps lower than black ones.
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Thanks.....wish I could measure but TT is in storage for now.
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Old 03-18-2016, 02:59 PM   #6
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So perhaps the 27-29" will be perfect.
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Old 03-18-2016, 03:12 PM   #7
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Mine needed a new cover a few weeks ago when I bought it, used something like this and the one I ordered based on it fit perfectly...not too lose and not too tight.


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I think you are referring to the wheel size. I have 205/75R14 tires and the wheel diameter is about 26 inches. The small tire covers should work just fine for you...

Yep, same size tire and 26" was perfect.
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Mine needed a new cover a few weeks ago when I bought it, used something like this and the one I ordered based on it fit perfectly...not too lose and not too tight.


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Yep, same size tire and 26" was perfect.
They sell them at Walmart 24-26" or 27-29". Should I go a little bigger so they aren't too tight?
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I would go for the 24-26" since 26" is the right size. I would think you would want it a bit tight so it doesn't come off too easily.
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Might as well piggyback this thread instead of starting a new one. I'm looking for a dual tire cover to fit my 2016 WhiteHawk 27DSRL. A 27"-29" cover is the right size, but I'm having trouble finding a cover to accommodate the wide stance axle. I would prefer the dual cover over singles as it will allow me to keep my BAL X-chocks out of sight and out of mind to would-be miscreants. Any help?
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