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    18 x 8 with 225-40-18 tyres

    Hi guys/girls. anyone envisage any problems fitting these? 18 x 8 ET 32, 5 100 with 225-40-18 tyres. Car is currently on OEM wheels 16s ET 42, and is lowered on adjustable collies about 40mm. Any comments appreciated.

    EDiT: A3 as below.

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    my rstt's (18x8) are just fine on 225's

    not sure about fowling the arches though I imagine you'll be ok but I dont know for sure

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    That size rim/ tyre will be perfect on an a3 mate. No rubbing, and it'll look great too. Enjoy!
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    Thanks Dane, Prawn, just needed some peace of mind.

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