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Unfortunately when I brought my Ascent in to discount tire for a rotation of my winter tires, they noticed a puncture in the shoulder. Non repairable. It was literally the end of the day and they did not have the Blizzak replacement. I leave for work at 4:30 am and drive about 70 miles. I have an appointment near work for the end of the day for the replacement but wonder what does Subaru say is the speed and distance limit.
 

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No number is given for the distance, just as soon as possible. 50mph for the speed. Also remember to only use the donut on a rear wheel!
 
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I've been looking for information regarding the spare tire/wheel myself.

1)What is the tire sizing and diameter?

2) I just got a new exhaust (sounds awesome) and the giant muffler cans are now gone adjacent to the spare tire well. I am wondering if I can remove the metal flange and get a full size spare in there. Anyone know if that's possible?
 

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2) I just got a new exhaust (sounds awesome) and the giant muffler cans are now gone adjacent to the spare tire well. I am wondering if I can remove the metal flange and get a full size spare in there. Anyone know if that's possible?
Sadly not relevant. The tire diameter isn't the issue. It hangs down a little.

I stored one there for months. It can hit stuff when off roading or on bad roads. ?
1)What is the tire sizing and diameter?
Same diameter as stock tires. Different width. More later. Running out the door to work.
 

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There鈥檚 also this about full size spare storage:
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So according to the manual if you want to stick a full size tire down there it should be flat and used for transporting the tire not long term storage.
 

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There鈥檚 also this about full size spare storage:
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So according to the manual if you want to stick a full size tire down there it should be flat and used for transporting the tire not long term storage.
Yep. Even flat, I've had it jammed into my 7 pin brake controller plug. It's why I moved to a roof rack (hitch mount would be much more fuel efficient).
 

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@xydadx3 : Master PDF owner鈥檚 manual screen shot poster! ?
I鈥檒l put that on my resume!
but seriously everyone should get a pdf of the manual and save it somewhere easily accessible
 
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