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Old 05-08-2009, 09:40 PM   #691
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Hello...i was wondering if i need to do any modifications w/17x7.5 offset 20...also what size of tire should i use??? i have a 1.25" drop if that matters...Thanks in advance.
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Old 05-09-2009, 11:35 AM   #692
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Hello...i was wondering if i need to do any modifications w/17x7.5 offset 20...also what size of tire should i use??? i have a 1.25" drop if that matters...Thanks in advance.
No modification, 215/40/17 tires.
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Old 05-19-2009, 02:23 PM   #693
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Hey, just wondering if these wheels would fit my '89 325is: Ronal R8, 15x7 ET25 without any modifications? I have a H&R springs, Bilstein Strut suspension setup. Also, what tires should I used? Thanks in advance!

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Old 05-21-2009, 06:12 PM   #694
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Hey, just wondering if these wheels would fit my '89 325is: Ronal R8, 15x7 ET25 without any modifications? I have a H&R springs, Bilstein Strut suspension setup. Also, what tires should I used? Thanks in advance!

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205/55/15 or 225/50/15 will fit without modification. And those R8s should need nothing other than the stock bolts to get them on.
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Old 05-21-2009, 07:00 PM   #695
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Hey Jay, I have a set of 17x8 ATS DTC wheels, the offest is ET20.

I ordered some Bridgestone RE11's in 205/45/17, but is there a more appropriate size? I'm scared there isn't enough meat on them...I've heard the RE11's are usually wider than normal though...
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Old 05-21-2009, 08:00 PM   #696
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Hey Jay, I have a set of 17x8 ATS DTC wheels, the offest is ET20.

I ordered some Bridgestone RE11's in 205/45/17, but is there a more appropriate size? I'm scared there isn't enough meat on them...I've heard the RE11's are usually wider than normal though...
That size is fine, especially with how good those tires are. There will be a slight stretch on the sidewall probably, but nothing to worry about.
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Old 05-27-2009, 04:47 PM   #697
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Hey Jay, i was wondering if I could fit motegi sx5 16X7 with a 35mm offset, and if so what size tire and spacers would i need?
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Old 06-01-2009, 04:48 PM   #698
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Hey Jay, i was wondering if I could fit motegi sx5 16X7 with a 35mm offset, and if so what size tire and spacers would i need?
15mm spacers all around, 205/50, 215/45, and 225/45 tires will all work.
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Old 06-06-2009, 12:30 AM   #699
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all great and wise Jay,

205/55/r15 et35 with 8mm front spacer and either 8mm rear or 15mm rear spacer with 60/40 springs... will they rub without rolling? thanks in advance
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Old 06-06-2009, 02:02 PM   #700
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what is the max width of a 16" wheel i can run with a 2.4" drop?
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Old 06-06-2009, 02:03 PM   #701
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You could run a 10 with the right offsets and tire size's, its been done. I'm not sure about wider though.
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Old 06-08-2009, 01:03 PM   #702
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all great and wise Jay,

205/55/r15 et35 with 8mm front spacer and either 8mm rear or 15mm rear spacer with 60/40 springs... will they rub without rolling? thanks in advance
You could run 15mm all around with room to spare. So, yes.
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Old 06-08-2009, 01:03 PM   #703
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what is the max width of a 16" wheel i can run with a 2.4" drop?
With just a fender roll, 9" all around.
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Old 06-08-2009, 03:44 PM   #704
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Old 06-09-2009, 12:35 AM   #705
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210/50/16 et20 on 8inch wide rims. will they fit? can i make them fit?

-i also have apex springs with bilstiens...its about a 2inch drop

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