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what size spacers

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by tdi-man, Mar 31, 2012.

  1. tdi-man

    tdi-man Well-Known Member

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    going for spacers soon whats the size i should be going for ?

    12mm rear ?

    10mm front ?


    thanks
     
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  3. SCFC_Messiah

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    A lot will be down to what size and ET wheels you are running.

    Damian @ DPM Performance
     
  5. wez3570

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    Depends how low you go but you should be ok with 12 & 8mm on stock rims.

    You will probably have to remove to arch screws on the back with 12mm, I did and I'm not that low.

    I have 10mm on the front and do get very very occasional rubbing, massive speed bumps/potholes etc.
     
  6. tdi-man

    tdi-man Well-Known Member

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    i have 18" speedlines genuine
     
  7. jungleman

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    also depends how low you have gone, I've got a 25mm drop on my S3 on stock 18s so its pretty low and fronts never rub, only get the back rubbing when i either have people in the back going over a speed bump
     
  8. flying oyster

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    im going 10s all round
     
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    Do you often have people in the back or carry a lot of luggage?

    Damian @ DPM Performance
     
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    Same here
     
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    If I do, then I do get occasional rub.
     

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