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Old 09-09-2012, 12:42 AM   #1
von Wachtstain
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Default Will '08 steel wheels fit '12 Impreza?

I want to swap my 2012 Impreza Limited 17 inch wheels for 2008 Impreza steel wheels. I did some research and base 2012 Impreza comes with 15x6 steel wheels with 48 offset.
2008-2011 comes with 16x6.5 and 55 offset.
Can I do it? I'm reading up on this and it seems that 7mm difference in offset is not good for wheel bearings in long run. I want to order winter tires tomorrow so can any wheel/tire expert tell me if I can do it please.
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