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Old 04-10-2013, 02:00 AM   #1
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et47/et50 fitment

Good morning, I just ordered a set of 18x8/18x8.5 et47/et50 wheels for the wife's 05 touring. Was inquiring if this would give me any fitment issues and if not what size tires should we run, thanks in advance for the help.
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Old 04-10-2013, 10:12 AM   #2
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Old 04-10-2013, 11:56 AM   #3
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Those sizes don't look the most ideal, in my opinion. 18mm spacers up front, and 15mm spacers in the rear would make that setup more flush. I would run 225/40/18 fronts and 255/35/18 rears.
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Thanks VMR, I think that setup ^ would like pretty solid.
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That setup will get you VERY flush, if you've got too much drop then 15mm F and 12mm R would be a better spacer choice.
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Old 04-10-2013, 11:01 PM   #7
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Haven't even picked out suspension yet, waiting on the style 71's to get here. The StatusGruppe coilovers look like an attractive option. Trying to get the smoothest ride while getting lower so as to keep the wife off my @$$. Lol
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