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Old 01-03-2007, 03:34 PM   #1
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CSL reps Staggered?

Ok i have a feeling this will get hit with posts saying SEARCH but,
what is the purpose to running a staggered set up...cuz i'm debating on whether to get csl all the same or staggered. But, if they are staggerd you cant rotated the tires anymore can u?
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Old 01-03-2007, 03:50 PM   #2
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Correct, you can't rotate staggared wheels, but they look great imo.
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Old 01-03-2007, 04:01 PM   #3
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Performance wise, a staggered setup will not help you that much but the idea is to provide more tire width to the rear wheels in order to give more traction. Most people prefer the staggered setup for aesthetic purposes as it gives the rear a wider look as compared with the front.
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Old 01-03-2007, 05:30 PM   #4
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Here ya go:

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthr...taggered+setup

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