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      07-16-2011, 05:57 AM   #1
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Wheel Spacers

Has anyone had any experience with adding wheel spacers to their rear wheels? Do any problems arise out of adding them?

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No problems as long as you don't space too much and end up rubbing. I'm going for 15mm spacers with the standard MV3 18" alloys - by my reckoning that should be just about spot on.
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Also make sure you clean the mating faces so you get a good fit. I ran a light honing stone over my hubs before fitting them.
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Also make sure you clean the mating faces so you get a good fit. I ran a light honing stone over my hubs before fitting them.
Excellent, cheers. Any chance of a picture so i can compare against non spacers?
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Have a look in the main wheels and tyres forum - there's pages and pages of pictures.
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Excellent, cheers. Any chance of a picture so i can compare against non spacers?
Ooops I never took any

It does look heaps better with a wider track. Now got ET20 front and ET27 rear CSL's and it lookes even more meaty
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Some pics of it done would be good
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