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spacers with standard wheel bolts?

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by crazypainter, Jul 8, 2011.

  1. crazypainter

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    Up to what size of wheel spacer can I run with the standard length wheel bolts?
     
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  3. hades-

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    well iv got 8mm on the back and needed new bolts
     
  4. mattyboyc

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    I used to run 5mm on the front and that used longer bolts,so i would say none, for peace of mind i would always use longer bolts, what size you thinking of running?
     
  5. crazypainter

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    I havent measured yet, it would only be on the rears anyway. Sounds like any spacers, require longer bolts, as you say, peace of mind !!!
     
  6. ASHIHARA

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    I have 6mm wheel spacers and yes,i have longer bolts.
     
  7. holmefield

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    To be safe you need @ least 6 full turns @ the front and 5 min @ the rear. 5mm spacers should be fine above that longer wheel bolts for sure..
     
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