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      03-15-2013, 03:26 AM   #1
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Stock Wheel and Strut Clearance Distance?

Anyone know or can point me to specs that list the OEM clearance distance between the stock wheel (stock size and stock rim) and the front struts? (Preferably the 16" stock wheels). I did a search and someone mentioned 12mm for 16-17-18" wheels but that seems way too small to be realistic. I could go measure it tomorrow morning, but was wondering if anyone has the specs on hand.

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