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16" Mk3 Golf VR6 wheels on an S3?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Nogmeister, Feb 10, 2013.

  1. Nogmeister
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    Not for looks, I've been looking locally for something to put on whilst I get my 19's refurbed, theres a set come up with brand new ditch finders on for £80. Will they clear the calipers?
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    Depends on offset and design of alloys. I used a set of Golf4 4Motion 16s on my S3 when I had my 19s refurbed a qhile back, and they just about cleared the front standard calipers. Brembo's, no chance with 16s.
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    Cheers jojo, they're the standard BBS ones that were on the VR6 at the time. I've only got standard brakes. I might ring matey and try one on.
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