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Old 08-01-2009, 06:00 PM   #1
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whats the widest tire that will fit an 18x8.5 wheel on a 07 wrx wagon and wont rub? I want the widest tire but dont want to roll the fenders.
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Old 08-01-2009, 08:30 PM   #3
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what size tires should i run?
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Old 08-01-2009, 08:47 PM   #4
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whats the widest tire that will fit an 18x8.5 wheel on a 07 wrx wagon and wont rub? I want the widest tire but dont want to roll the fenders.
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Old 08-01-2009, 09:18 PM   #5
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Well, you could FIT 8.5" rims on there maybe... provided they were +48 and you used a 225/40/18 tire. Even that would be very close to your rear fenders. Less offset, a lowered suspension, or a wider tire and forget it.
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225/40-18 is probably the wideest you can go. What offset are the wheels?
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I think a 225 wide tire will rub in the rear with +44 offset. That's not enough offset to really push tire width on a wagon.
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