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Help pls
« on: August 28, 2019, 07:02:51 PM »
Good afternoon, I'm about to buy the 7.5jx17 rims on et 45, I was wondering if it fits the fender or more inside please.

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Re: Help pls
« Reply #1 on: August 29, 2019, 09:35:58 AM »
As 18*8*ET45 is a common fitment without issues, often with lowered suspension, you should be fine.

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Re: Help pls
« Reply #2 on: August 29, 2019, 03:31:14 PM »
What spec do you have on now?

an 18x8 et 45 and a 17x7.5 et 45 have a difference of 6mm in poke so doesn’t really help


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Re: Help pls
« Reply #3 on: August 29, 2019, 07:13:38 PM »
I have 18x8 45ET's on mine with 225/40-18 rubber. The tires fit inside the fenders with a pushing-up of the front fender liner screw...but I believe a 235 tire would not...because I cannot fit my little finger between the rear tire and fender;

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Re: Help pls
« Reply #4 on: August 29, 2019, 07:59:53 PM »
Thank you all.
I will opt for the 18x8 rims, but since we are in the rims, what are the best ets in rims 16,17?

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Else, eibach springs 30mm ahead and 45 / 50mm behind, is too low? My car is a jeep ahahha

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Re: Help pls
« Reply #5 on: September 09, 2019, 11:55:11 PM »
Thank you all.
I will opt for the 18x8 rims, but since we are in the rims, what are the best ets in rims 16,17?

Nice car ROH ECHT :)

Else, eibach springs 30mm ahead and 45 / 50mm behind, is too low? My car is a jeep ahahha
This means you are going 30mm lower in front and 45mm to 50mm lower in back? Yes? It is not too low for the 18x8 wheels with 45ET.

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Best ET for 16 and 17 inch wheels?
OK, if not really going with the 18x8's...are you thinking of 16 or 17 inch wheels with less pos+ ET so to have more poke beyond the fenders? Depending on amount of drop...you could also go wider with 16 and 17's. But... :sad1:
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