Thread: What rims?
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Old 12-19-2012, 06:39 AM   #2
WDE46
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Originally Posted by Jerzboy21 View Post
Hey guys new to this whole forums thing, but I just have one question about rims that would b good for me, first of all I have a 02 e46 dropped the front 2" will do back later, I seen these rims 17x7.5 offset is -35mm planning on putting low profile(35) or so on there would that rub on the fenders? N I want it to b flush so would I need to add spacers? Thanks

First step would be to search the forums. There are hundreds of threads on wheel fitments.

Second would be to post in the right forum. This will probably get moved to the "Wheel and Tire" forum.

Third, a negative wheel offset is very wrong for these cars. We run about 40mm offset. I think the stock sport wheels are almost 50mm offset.

Fourth, if you are doing a 7.5" wide wheel, you'll probably run 225mm wide tires. You'll need a profile ratio of 45 to maintain the proper wheel diameter.

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