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More Alloy Wheel help for a retard please.

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by TomMycroft, Apr 17, 2012.

  1. TomMycroft

    TomMycroft Member

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    hi guys, just quickly,

    iv seen some alloy wheels i like and these are the fitments

    They are 5x112 with an offset of ET 32.


    will they fit my A3 Sportback 57 plate. appreciate the help.

    Tom
     
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  3. N8

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    No.
     
  4. TomMycroft

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    ok cool, theyre from an A5 so thought id check. cheers.
     
  5. TimG

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    The ET is too low. You typically need to be looking at around ET45 give or take with regular Audi width wheels.
     
  6. TomMycroft

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    sorry iv never asked before but what is the ET?
     
  7. moag

    moag she's no d-turbo

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    It's the distance between the centre line of the wheel and the face of the hub. Simply the lower the number, the further the wheel sticks out from the car.
     
  8. TomMycroft

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    ahhh right so im miles off lol. wikid thanks :)
     
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    All A5 wheels are a NO, for future reference ;)
     
  10. TomMycroft

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    cheers buddy
     

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