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      04-30-2012, 08:43 PM   #1
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i hear two different things

hi,
i have set my mind to get 245/40/18 on 09 335xi sedan. all the places i called told me that they will not fit this car and i should scale down to 225s.

Can anyone advise if 245 would fit this car without rubbing or should i really stick with factory 225?
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      04-30-2012, 10:30 PM   #2
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you have a sedan. you can roll the front fenders and it will probably work. if you want to be safe you can get camber plates then it will deff work.
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I'm guessing your on stock wheels? I don't really know the offsets or wheel sizes, but if they're stock they're probably pretty conservative and you shouldn't rub.
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