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spare tire

  1. Parts, Accessories, & Performance
    Wondering if anyone out there has avoided the $900 dollar Wilco tire carrier by combining a bike swing away with a normal Curt hitch carrier? Or maybe any other combination or cleverness? :)
  2. Gen 6: 2020-Future
    I’m curious to know for example if someone has fit a 235/65/17 (29”x9.3”) or perhaps something larger in their spare tire well in a 2020 outback, and if so, was your spare stored at full PSI at least 33psi? Or... What is the biggest tire someone has fit into the spare tire well on a 2020...
  3. Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    I hate "donut" spares and want to replace the one in my 2013 3.6 Outback with a full size rim and tire. It has 17 inch alloy wheels. Any opinion on whether a steel rim will suffice? I know I want to match the spare tire to the size and brand on the other wheels, but don't know whether I must...
  4. Problems & DIY Maintenance
    Hey folks, '03 Outback manual, got a flat tire on the front on the highway, threw the spare tire on the front without thinking about it (hadn't read the portion in the manual stating to only place it on the back). Immediately hopped back on the highway and without even thinking I was back up...
  5. Parts, Accessories, & Performance
    I’ve been trying to find a way to part out my Wilco off-road tire carrier and still ride with a full size spare, the Wilco is great but with the pin system it’s a pain to get in and out especially for my wife. I have a yakima skybox on the roof that takes away the ability to roof mount it and...
  6. Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    I'm looking at buying the Yokohama Geolander G015 235/60/18 for my 2017 2.5 limited. I have a 17" spare that came with the car... in the event of a flat tire can I still put on my old tire?
  7. For Sale / For Free
    Hello, I have the spare tire from our 2018 Subaru Outback as well as the large foam piece that goes in the spare tire well. We switched to a full-size spare for off-road use, so we no longer need the temporary spare. It was used once, but it is of course like new. The foam piece that fits in...