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wheels help needed

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by vwbandit, Nov 6, 2013.

  1. vwbandit

    vwbandit New Member

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    hey
    im looking at some new wheels for my a3

    there 18" 9.75 j all round et 20

    im gunna run stretch if i i get them, but before i commit to buy them
    i have a question.

    im pretty sure the rears will fit nicely, the the fronts worry me.

    does anyone know if id be ok with 9.75j fronts with a et of 20 ?

    any help will be much appreciated

    Nick
     
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  3. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!"
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    there is no way 9.75" wheels will fit "nicely" on an A3.
     
  4. jojo

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    It will fit, but the car won't move! :laugh:


















    Basically, no they won't fit!
     
  5. vwbandit

    vwbandit New Member

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    haha thats what i thought :( they were on my mates bora and were ok except for a bit of poke after having arches rolled and pulled . so i thought maybe it would be the same on a a3. but owell thanks for the advice :)
     
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    If you do a bit of arch pulling etc. anything can be made to fit, the width and the offset will poke quite a lot up front, the rears are much more spacious though.
     
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    maybe ill ask my mate then to see if i can test fit the fronts to see what there like and go from there :) thanks for the advice and i thought the rear would be ok because of the amount of extra space
     

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