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Old 06-30-2011, 04:23 PM   #1036
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Yes, with a 3mm front spacer to clear the struts.
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Old 07-26-2011, 11:32 PM   #1037
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hey jay,

what do you think of this? 15 inch rim. 8 inch wide. 240mm tire. what offset do i need to make this work? what other modification would i have todo? the car is lowered on coilovers about 2.5 in the front and 2 in the rear. thanks dude!
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Old 07-27-2011, 03:16 PM   #1038
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+20 offset and a serious fender pull in the back.
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Old 07-27-2011, 05:22 PM   #1039
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So I'm looking at another set of wheels now. My options are 15x7 +25 OR 15x8 +20.

I'm thinking of running 205/50/15 tires. Too much stretch?
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Old 07-28-2011, 12:17 PM   #1040
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Too much is subjective. Can't answer that one for you.
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Old 07-28-2011, 01:53 PM   #1041
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What about the specs of the 2 rims? They are 15x7 +25 OR 15x8 +20.
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Old 07-29-2011, 02:57 PM   #1042
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Either one works well without spacers. I'd definitely go for the 15x8, personally.
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Old 08-10-2011, 04:27 PM   #1043
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Hey I'm thinking of buying some new wheels for the e30 I want to get some 16"s I want the tires to look a bit stretched right now i have eibech pro kit springs in it but will be buying some nice coilovers. So my question is what offset,width and tire size should i get for the front and back also would like a nice lip on the rim too. I cant have the car to low though because of the oil pan on the swap and the roads in ottawa are shit lol. Thanks
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Old 08-11-2011, 12:42 PM   #1044
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16x8 +15 is a good start. 205/45/16 tires.
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Old 08-14-2011, 08:19 AM   #1045
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If i found a set i like that is 16x7 with offset ET27 and hub size 56.7, would i need any kind of spacers or hub centric rings
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Old 08-15-2011, 11:35 AM   #1046
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You would have to get a machine shop to bore out each wheel's centerbore. E30's need 57.1mm.
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Old 09-15-2011, 05:33 AM   #1047
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fitment?

Looking at getting staggered Lenso BSX 16x7.5 (195/40R16) and 16x9 (215/40R16) There is no specified offset on the website what am i looking at for these rims? Is it possible to run these rims without spacers? Fender rolling? camber kit?

As i would rather avoid fender pulling/rolling; would 16x7.5 all round help this?

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http://www.performancealloys.com/whe...ls.aspx?ID=389

Apologies for the questions but i am completely new to this!
thanks for your help.
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Old 09-15-2011, 07:37 AM   #1048
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My 15x8s are not cool enough. What is the widest rim and tire I can fit on an E30? I will stretch.
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Old 09-15-2011, 12:56 PM   #1049
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Looking at getting staggered Lenso BSX 16x7.5 (195/40R16) and 16x9 (215/40R16) There is no specified offset on the website what am i looking at for these rims? Is it possible to run these rims without spacers? Fender rolling? camber kit?

As i would rather avoid fender pulling/rolling; would 16x7.5 all round help this?

Website is:
http://www.performancealloys.com/whe...ls.aspx?ID=389

Apologies for the questions but i am completely new to this!
thanks for your help.
I'll need the offset to confirm, as well as your suspension setup.
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Old 09-15-2011, 12:57 PM   #1050
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My 15x8s are not cool enough. What is the widest rim and tire I can fit on an E30? I will stretch.
Fun. What suspension and how willing are you to use a fender roller aggressively?
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