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Help on 19 inch wheels!!

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Nelson_R32, Aug 2, 2007.

  1. Nelson_R32
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    [Aug 2, 2007]
    Will these will measurements fit an S3 S-line FWD?

    Wheels: 9Jx19 ET52

    Tyres: 255/35/R19 96Y

    Cheers
    Neil
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    [Aug 2, 2007]
    I may be wrong but the correct offset for a S3 would be ET50 with a width of 8J and the correct tyre size should definitely be 235/35/19s. With a wide tyre like the one you have suggested, you are sure to have rubbing issues....
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    [Aug 2, 2007]
    Here's a helpful link too.......
    http://www.qstuning.com/mtmWheels.jsp
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    [Aug 2, 2007]
    You can use 235 or 225 tyres, with a bit of strech on 9" wide rims...

    I use 215 on my 8" wide 19" rims...
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    [Aug 2, 2007]
    Like has been said you could have rubbing issues, the offset is OK but the tyre is a bit too wide, which would also give you the wrong rolling radius and your speedo would read too slow
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