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      05-30-2011, 09:20 PM   #1
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Style 162 rims: what spacers does everyone run?

Looking for input...pics if possible. Thx.
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      05-30-2011, 09:25 PM   #2
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I have 18mm spacers and there perfect! 20 would be hellaflush I think. But I did not want to do the extension bolts.
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^^ dont you have to do extension bolts on 18mm?!
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^^ dont you have to do extension bolts on 18mm?!
Whoops, yes I do! I meant with 20mm+ you have the bolts going from hub to spacer, then separate bolt going through to wheel. I donít like that. Sorry for the confusion!
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Whoops, yes I do! I meant with 20mm+ you have the bolts going from hub to spacer, then separate bolt going through to wheel. I don’t like that. Sorry for the confusion!
I think my friend has 25mm all around with extended lugs. He's also on H&R sports and doesn't rub surprisingly.
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I have 18mm spacers and there perfect! 20 would be hellaflush I think. But I did not want to do the extension bolts.
nice - you have pics?
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nice - you have pics?
Id love to see them as well
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I'm running on 15mm.
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I'm running on 15mm.
all around? do you have a few pics you can post? thx.
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I have 189's w/ the same offset as 162s... I run 12mm front and 15mm rear... looks pretty good but the rear could go with 18mm (possible rub though)
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Here you go! 18mm rears only.
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12mm front 20mm back

definitely go 20 in the back, my fronts wheel poke a little farther than my rears
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Looks like you can do 20mm pretty easily.
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12mm front 20mm back

definitely go 20 in the back, my fronts wheel poke a little farther than my rears
Looks good. Any experience with the 20mm rear setup with two adults in the back on a bumpy road?
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Looks good. Any experience with the 20mm rear setup with two adults in the back on a bumpy road?
Can't say if I've been in that exact situation but no issues with rubbing so far.
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17.5s in the rear. If Im on a fast road and hit a HUGE bump then yes I hear it rub for a second. But thats a pretty decent bump with a passenger in the back.
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damn. you guys with wheel spacers certainly don't know how to take pics... except for that first AW pic.
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I installed some BSM spacers,18mm rear and 12mm front? I contacted RAD about some extended wheel locks for a staggered set up. Unfortunately they don't do staggered set ups. They stated I would need to buy two different sets.

Is there anyway around this? How have others done it with staggered set up?
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I have 15mm in the rears and nothing up front. Been debating to put 10up front. I had 12 mm and didn't like how the front wheel stuck out to much. I like how the 15mm look in rear. Brings them out but still a little tucked in the fender.
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Sport package with 18mm in the rear
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