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  1. localknoxville
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    [Mar 25, 2013]
    Hello

    I have a 2003 S3 8L on standard springs so NOT lowered with the original 17" Avus alloys on

    What size spacers are best for both Front and Rear, so that they dont look lost in the arch?

    I want the wheels to sit flush with the arch

    Thanks
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    [Mar 26, 2013]
    i used to use 15mm rear and 11 front
    My car is lowered though so didnt go for full on flush. i just wanted to fill the arches a little more.
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    [Mar 26, 2013]
    I have 20,s on rear 10,s on the front....
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    [Mar 26, 2013]
    Thanks for that, I was thinking 20 rear and 10 front, you got any pics of it?!
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    [Mar 26, 2013]
    I have the same 10/20mm set up with 18s and it works fine!
    Going down 20mm at the weekend though so I will soon see!
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    [Mar 26, 2013]
    you got any pics?
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    [Mar 26, 2013]
    that looks really good, they sit perfect mate, thanks for that
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    Not before & after but I can take a couple now!
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    [Mar 26, 2013]
    that would be cracking, thanks mate
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    [Mar 26, 2013]
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    [Mar 26, 2013]
    I'd say 20mm rear and 10mm front for the S3 8L.

    Damian @ DPM Performance
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    [Mar 26, 2013]
    This is 15mm front 20mm rear, for the perfect balance maybe a 12-13mm upfront to match the rear.

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    [Mar 26, 2013]
    yeah, I think that's the way to go too, cheers Damian
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