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      11-28-2012, 11:11 PM   #1
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need advice on these specs

Hi everyone, I'm planning on getting some vmr 710 and wondering if these offset would be good??

FRONT:18x8.5 +35; REAR: 18x9.5 +45

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Also on sport suspension would these specs rub? thanks for the info.
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      11-28-2012, 11:37 PM   #2
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Very conservative IMO.
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will not rub...and you could actually up the offsets if need be
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Not even close, Im currently on 19x9.5 et20 235/35 19x11 et25 265/30 and was barely rubbing without a roll with stock sport suspension

My old wheels were similar to yours but a bit more aggressive and had zero issues. You will be fine running that set-up
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      11-29-2012, 06:01 AM   #5
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Like has been mentioned, you'll not even be close to rubbing. It's a very conservative setup.
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I'm looking to run same setup on stock pre lci e90 x-drive. Any issues with stepping up to 245 /40 & 275 /35? Rear spacer required?
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Thanks everyone went with the spec i stated above...
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Not even close, Im currently on 19x9.5 et20 235/35 19x11 et25 265/30 and was barely rubbing without a roll with stock sport suspension

My old wheels were similar to yours but a bit more aggressive and had zero issues. You will be fine running that set-up
That's very aggressive, but stock suspension. So, you would probably rub if you were slammed.
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That's very aggressive, but stock suspension. So, you would probably rub if you were slammed.
I would definitely rub if I got it slammed haha, I used to rub a bit when I went over bigger dips but after i got the fenders rolled, nothing
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