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One for the people running 5x112 wheels and adapters....offset limits on an S3

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by S3 Paul, Oct 10, 2011.

  1. S3 Paul

    S3 Paul Well-Known Member
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    Ive been offered a set of wheels i rebuilt for a friends 'rocco a couple of years back.
    They are 5x112 and 8.5 wide in 19 inch ET30.
    My question is it even possible to fit these wheels with adapters? Whats the limit of what will clear the bodywork?
    I currently run standard S3 wheels with 15mm spacers at the rear and 12mm on the front,
     
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  3. Sandip

    Sandip Well-Known Member

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    You'll struggle on the front Paul,just to give you a rough idea, i'm running ET23 235's on 8.5j and sometimes catches (coilovered)
     
  4. S3 Paul

    S3 Paul Well-Known Member
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    Bugger
    They may make an apearance in the classifieds on here then.
    I dont want it to catch. The car is my daily after all.
     
  5. liquids3

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    Im running et12 front with adapters!,on an 8.5 with 215,35,19!,have had arches rolled 10-15mm each side though!,can be done but you would need some work!
     

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