Originally posted by Kean
I'm still interested to see a response to BOFslime's post. Not only is OZ's info contradictory to the FAQ above, but it seems the offset goes in the opposite direction according to OZ (17x7 offset 48 and 18x8 offset 51). .....vs.:
7.0" ....... +50 to +53
8.0" ....... +43 to +47
I'm confused. Does Subaru provide this info or are there other sources to compare to?
You are right, and the original poster is wrong: the wider the wheel, the less positive offset required to stay within manufacturer's track.