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Old 09-22-2013, 06:36 PM   #1
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Want to know what people have done so far..

With rolled fenders, a drop, and no more than 2-3 degrees negative camber, what's the most aggressive offset and/or width that can be done on a non m?

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Old 09-23-2013, 08:01 AM   #2
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^ Check the offset thread. The most aggressive set-ups I've seen have wheels with a minimum of 9.5" of width, offsets in the low double digits up front, single digits out back. Even a couple cars that ran 18x10 all around.
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Old 09-23-2013, 08:17 AM   #3
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I'm 16" wide in the rear; 14" in the front.

The problem with all you guys looking for the smallest gap is it limits your width. I could go out to 24" wide if I wanted, although I think I'd pick up a lot more shimmy if I don't reinforce the rear end.

Anyway, 16s...ftw.
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Old 09-23-2013, 08:57 AM   #4
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What model car is that on?^^


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This is an impossible question to answer with certainty. You can kind of get a general idea, but when it comes down to exact offsets and whatnot, nobody will have the right answer. The reason I say that is because everyone's car is different, and there are so many variables that will affect how they will fit. The amount of fender work, wheel size, tire brand/model/size, alignment, etc. will all affect how they fit. When it comes down to micrometers of clearance, if your alignment gets thrown off even just a little bit, you'll start rubbing. I know this from personal experience (probably 1mm between my old tires and my fender).

I would set your car up and slowly take steps to fitting more aggressive wheels, if that's what you're looking for. Unfortunately there's no clear answer to your question.
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Old 09-23-2013, 03:26 PM   #6
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I know it's a difficult question to answer, I figured there would be people who had a setup in mind that they found success with. Thank you for the info and input this far, everyone


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My old J-Line 5LR2's in 18x9F 18x10R were quite aggressive, I just can't remember the offset... :S
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I have Apex Arc-8's in a 18x9 square setup. I run 255/40/18 r888's on them which are closer to 275 wide street tires. I rub very slightly in the back.

-3 camber front.
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I have Apex Arc-8's in a 18x9 square setup. I run 255/40/18 r888's on them which are closer to 275 wide street tires. I rub very slightly in the back.

-3 camber front.
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