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Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by cw, May 16, 2012.

  1. cw

    cw New Member

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    has anyone fitted 245/35 tires on 18 rim on their s3 sportback ?,
    will they fit ?
    height ratio and speedo are the same as standared fit (225/40/18)
     
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  3. Boydie

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    You are wanting to put a wider tyre on the car?
     
  4. cw

    cw New Member

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    yes a wider tire
     
  5. moag

    moag she's no d-turbo

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    They'll fit yes.

    Why you'd want to do it I don't know?!
     
  6. Blackie

    Blackie Active Member

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    Ive got 235 on my SB & they rub the arches on standard height
     
  7. cw

    cw New Member

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    just like the look of a wider tire
     
  8. moag

    moag she's no d-turbo

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    Get wider wheels!
     
  9. c_w

    c_w Well-Known Member

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    Wheels aren't wide enough for that width tyre, you want 9J min really for that otherwise you'll just get tyre overhang as they'll be pinched on the rim and handling will probably suffer for it.
     
  10. cw

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    cheers for that, as i thought
     

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