I jave toyota Allion. I have put 17" magrims and 215/50R17 tyres toughing on body when i have load on back seat when car jums on hump. I am planning to put 225/45R17 is it going to make diffence?
If the older tires are rubbing then putting wider ones on won't help it and may make it worse. The new tires will be 1/2" shorter but 0.4" wider. Take a look at where the tire is rubbing - on the side or on the top. If it is rubbing on the side then putting wider tires will make it worse.