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Will these spec'd wheels fit my car?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Adam_A3_, Dec 6, 2013.

  1. Adam_A3_
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    [Dec 6, 2013]
    Hi all

    Will a set of 19" rotars 9.0Jx19H ET33 fit my audi a3?

    I know 225/35/19 tyres are needed but i wanted to know if the wheels will fit.

    Thanks
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    [Dec 6, 2013]
    I'm going to say no.
    I run 19x8.5 et45 and have to run 215/35/19 and extra camber to avoid rubbing.
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    [Dec 7, 2013]
    Unfortunately not.... Try and get them from an A4 if your going for 19" rotors...
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    [Dec 7, 2013]
    Thanks.

    What ET should I be looking for and how wide? 8.5j?
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    The Rotors on the A4 are ET43 8.5"... If you run a 225/35 on them with a slight tyre stretch.. Remove a cpl of the rear wheel arch screws your car should be fine as long as its not mega low...
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    Cheers jacko. Appreciate it buddy.
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    [Dec 7, 2013]
    will 18"x8" ET 45 fit on the a3 2.0 tfsi
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    yeah mate, that setup is pretty much want you want for the a3 looks wise... You'll gain about 15mm in wheel poke which is ideal considering a lot of guys use spacers to achieve that look
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    :icon_thumright: bought a set of TD pro's then doubted myself lol
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    [Feb 15, 2014]
    Just had a question on these wheel sizes.
    18" 7.5j et54. Do these have the right amount of poke on them or would i need to run spacers on my sportback?
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    [Feb 16, 2014]
    Bump
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    I'm in the process of getting a 9j at et45 up front on mine and its tight on the strut and does poke a couple of mm more then id like
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