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Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by mozza1202, Nov 8, 2010.

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    [Nov 8, 2010]
    can anyone give me some advice on oem alloys i have 06 a3 sportback sport 140bhp currently got sport alloys 7.5j 17 et 56. I am thinking of 75j 18hz et54 are their any good or bad points to consider not sure what offset means i have read about spacers lowering would like to be able to just buy some nice alloys to jsut bolt on sorry if it has been asked before thanks very much :think:
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    Yeah they will fit straight on as they are the same spec as the s line. No worries!
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    is their any advantages to haveing 18s is the performance any better and is the ride harder as i am not sure whether to stick with 17s
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    You'll get better looks! Although 19's is where it's at :laugh:

    The ride will be firmer yes as you'll be goin down in sidewall
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    I went from 17s to 18s and can't say I've noticed one bit of difference in ride quality. It's as **** as it's always been.
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