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Old 04-14-2010, 07:09 PM   #1
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What tires do I need to lower and stop rubbing in my car (19x9.5) (et22)

I currently have 265/30/19 and thats why I'm rubbing although I wanna lower my car on coils or h&r race or sport. Would 235 25 19s work or what or do I just need new wheels in order for me to lower it
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Old 04-14-2010, 08:07 PM   #2
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You need to roll your fenders and increase the negative camber for starters. et22 on a 19x9.5 wheel for a non-m is ridiculous. You can get away with a 235/35R19 tire. 235/25 is too narrow of a sidewall.
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To make this work your going to have to do a lot of fender work which includes rolling,pulling and shaving
your fender. I'm running that current setup right now (225 30 19 up front and 245 35 19 et22.)
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Old 04-14-2010, 08:56 PM   #5
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Get wheels with the correct offset?
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Old 04-15-2010, 11:46 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by TrickTizzle View Post
Get wheels with the correct offset?
That can be a easy alternative if you the OP is looking for a direct bolt-on fitment. If you do decide to go with a proper 9.5 +45 offset, you are able to run up to a 265 safely.

With the 9.5 +22, fender rolling, shaving, and camber will be needed. The widest tire I would recommend would be a 245.

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Old 04-28-2010, 01:30 PM   #7
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i wanna se opics of taht et22!!!ASAP
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