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Offline ljc19630

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Re: The MK5/6 Wheel thread!
« Reply #1035 on: May 04, 2019, 08:57:40 AM »
I kept the monzas but had them re furnished in Mystic Grey



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Re: The MK5/6 Wheel thread!
« Reply #1036 on: January 09, 2020, 12:09:31 PM »
Anyone have a definitive list of what wheels will clear 18z calipers?

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Re: The MK5/6 Wheel thread!
« Reply #1037 on: January 10, 2020, 02:02:03 AM »
Hello all,

This is my first post on this forum so please go easy on me if I do something wrong  :innocent:

I recently picked up a set of (very dirty) bbs ch024 (oem audi 7.5 x 18 ET54)



I am having a really tough time finding either vw or bbs center caps for these wheels and was wondering if anyone could point me in the right direction?

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Offline RobC

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Re: The MK5/6 Wheel thread!
« Reply #1038 on: January 10, 2020, 02:22:08 PM »
Anyone have a definitive list of what wheels will clear 18z calipers?

That's all relative really, depends on what width/ET/diamter the wheels are, what height you're running the car, what tyres you have etc. If it helps I have 19" BBS CH026 which are 8" wide ET50. Im running an 11mm spacer to clear the 18z and that is bare minimum. I believe people say you need 12mm spacers with Pescara's to clear. Other wheels have more clearance so if I were to run an OZ Ultraleggera in the same size setup as I have currently they have more brake clearance due to the spoke/centre layout.

What setup are you looking to run?