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Old 04-05-2019, 01:53 PM   #1
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Apex Arc 8 question

Picked up a set of 17x8.5 Arc 8s for my 2002 330ci and I'm questioning the fitment. I had it up in the air and test fit them with 255s on and it looked like they won't fit. I want to put 245s on them but I'm worried they are gonna rub like crazy. My car is lowered on BC coilovers. Any insights? Camber? Spacers?

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Old 04-14-2019, 07:25 AM   #2
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A popular wide square fitment seems to be 17x9 ET30 with 245/40r17 all around. That definitely fits.

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Old 04-19-2019, 07:39 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by Galapolis View Post
A popular wide square fitment seems to be 17x9 ET30 with 245/40r17 all around. That definitely fits.
I've been running this setup for almost 2 years. 17x9 ET30 square is aggressive and you need rolled fenders and a minimum of -2.0 camber to get them to fit under the fenders properly.

I would suggest playing with camber and rolling the fenders.

8.5's and 255's would fit depending on how low you are, camber and rolled fenders.

I'll likely go to a 255/40 square with my x9's next go around in tires. I'll need to do another roll in the rear to fit though.
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