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Old 09-17-2009, 09:40 PM   #1
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Rim rubbing on PSS Spring

So I just installed some PSS coilovers but my rim is rubbing on the spring.

It's a popular problem and looks like I need some spacers. Anyone experience this or know what size spacer to go with?
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Old 09-17-2009, 10:21 PM   #2
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I have PSS coilovers and my LTW's aren't rubbing at all
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Old 09-17-2009, 10:28 PM   #3
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5mm should do the trick. What are your wheel width/offset and tire sizes?
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Old 09-17-2009, 10:42 PM   #4
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Kosei K1's. Offset is 40. Running 235/45/17's. The rims are 17X8.5

I have M3 strut mounts as well as spindles for added camber which doesn't help.
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Old 09-17-2009, 10:55 PM   #5
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Anything 5-10mm will do the trick.
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Old 09-17-2009, 10:56 PM   #6
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Awesome, thanks guys. Any idea where I could get some quick? I take it I should go with Hubcentric, but I don't have time to order them online. Might as well do a stud conversion while I'm at it.

I was thinking JRP?
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Old 09-17-2009, 11:45 PM   #7
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I had a similar issue with my CO but all I had to do is rotate the spring...one very expensive tire later.
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Or better yet.. just rip out the helper spring.. That's what i did.. but i want to go that much lower that i still need a spacer :S.. lol
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Yeah I took the helper spring out, helped a little, but not enough.
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Old 09-18-2009, 07:32 PM   #10
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Too bad I have to be away during all of this. We could have just tossed my 10mm ones on.
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Old 09-19-2009, 03:48 AM   #11
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Ended up putting a 12mm on the front and some 5mm's on the rear. Worked perfectly.
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How low did you get it? Pics..
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Old 09-19-2009, 08:31 PM   #13
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Best pic i could get for now.

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Old 09-19-2009, 08:47 PM   #14
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Looking good! Im going to have to drop my front a tad more when i get back. How does yours handle? A lot stiffer than mine?
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Old 09-19-2009, 08:48 PM   #15
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Yeah its actually rock hard but still comfortable. I thought they were going to be on the soft side. I'll take you for a spin when you're back.
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