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Old 04-06-2013, 03:29 AM   #1
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19x9.5 ET33 with coilovers. Fitting issue?

I'm buying 19x9.5 ET33 to my e46 330ci '03.
Will they clear coilovers on front? I have BC Racing BR-coilovers.

Please give me some advice if you have coilovers and clearing issues.

Is 5mm spacer enough to clear coilovers?
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Old 04-06-2013, 08:56 AM   #2
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I run 18x9 with a 42 offset and clear. You should be good.
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Old 04-06-2013, 09:09 AM   #3
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Not sure if non-M's can fit 19x9.5 up front. You're going to have to go with a stretched tire. Perhaps 235/35/19 would fit
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Old 04-06-2013, 09:31 AM   #4
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Which coilovers you guys have?

I'm thinking 225/35/19, it will be stretched.
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Old 04-06-2013, 09:46 AM   #5
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Stay with a 235/35/19. You should be okay.
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Old 04-08-2013, 01:54 PM   #6
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Haven't tried it with BCs, but it is pretty close up front. Spacers might be required, depending on your ride height and whatnot.
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