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Old 01-22-2006, 05:07 PM   #1
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rubbing

i got some 20 inch wheels 255 35 20 on fwd oldsmobile and they rub the inner wheel whale and inside bumber will the 245 35 20 do the trick or will i need a diifferent size something else?
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Old 01-24-2006, 03:55 PM   #2
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wt car u r driving?
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Old 01-25-2006, 10:22 AM   #3
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its a 1996 oldsmobile cutlass supreme
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Old 01-25-2006, 01:41 PM   #4
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when does it rub.. on bumps, or when turning, or all the time?
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Old 01-25-2006, 02:49 PM   #5
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it rubs on turns, and bumps if im going straight it dosen't rub i have a pic where it rubs u can see where some of the paint off the inner bumper has been rubbed off.IT rubs from the bumper too about 4 inch into the wheel whale.
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Old 01-25-2006, 08:04 PM   #6
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Old 01-25-2006, 10:07 PM   #7
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keep your remarks to yourself worthless piece of shit
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Old 01-25-2006, 11:27 PM   #8
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Dont worry...thats nothing! This is rubbing....

On a serious note, if you dont feel like changing rims/tires, just shave the part that is rubbing...
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Old 01-25-2006, 11:36 PM   #9
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just outa curiousity, why are you asking on a bmw forum?
any pics?/?/
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Old 01-26-2006, 01:00 AM   #10
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well i know there are alot of people here who know about cars wheels etc and this was just a general question on tire size so i thought u guys could help i didn't know u had to have a certain car to post here well thanks anyway
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I'm curious if your overall diameter of your wheels are bigger.. it sounds like you didn't stick to the OEM diameter size.
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I'm curious if your overall diameter of your wheels are bigger.. it sounds like you didn't stick to the OEM diameter size.
Of course they are bigger. Its an old ass oldsmobile. It likely came with 13's or 14's.

His car prolly looks like this:

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Old 01-26-2006, 03:34 PM   #13
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yea your real tuff on the internet damn shame have nothin else to do .

but thanks anyway lol

and it came with 16's 13 and 14's were on the 80's and older models reading is fundamental.

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yea your real tuff on the internet damn shame have nothin else to do .

but thanks anyway lol

and it came with 16's 13 and 14's were on the 80's and older models reading is fundamental.
What was the original tire size?
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Am I not allowed call myself a homo on this forum?
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