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Old 08-05-2014, 10:55 AM   #1
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Default 5 x 114.3- 5 x 100 wheel adapter

I just got a 2015 WRX. Found a good deal on 5 x 100 wheels and tires I can use for winter.

Didn't think I'd have such a hard time finding a suitable adapter. Anyone got leads?
I found these cheap adapters but they're not hub centric which bothers me a little.

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Old 08-05-2014, 10:58 AM   #2
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Most people are looking to get to 5x114.5 from 5x100 and not the other way around, which is why you are having issues with that conversion. Remember, most adapters will change your offset dramatically, so take that into account when looking at the 5x100 wheels.
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Old 08-05-2014, 11:33 AM   #3
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When you factor in the cost of good adaptors, that "good deal" no longer is. You are better off finding the correct wheels in the first place.


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Old 08-05-2014, 12:01 PM   #4
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When you factor in the cost of good adaptors, that "good deal" no longer is. You are better off finding the correct wheels in the first place.

I see that, now

But since I think that not the best option considering I have wheels I like with tires I like for winter, where can I look for making this work?
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Old 08-05-2014, 12:34 PM   #5
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I see that, now



But since I think that not the best option considering I have wheels I like with tires I like for winter, where can I look for making this work?

Custom from adaptec speedware. Will probably run you ~350-400 for the entire set.


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Old 08-05-2014, 02:09 PM   #6
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there are many wheels available fro less than $125.00 each that will fit your 2015 properly without the use of adapters
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Old 08-05-2014, 03:09 PM   #7
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I found these cheap adapters but they're not hub centric which bothers me a little.
It shouldn't bother you, they would work just fine.

The real concern should be whether the wheels you like with tires you like would still fit in a manner you like with a 1" spacer/adapter in there.
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Old 08-05-2014, 09:16 PM   #8
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The fitment i think would be okay.
I have yet to call, but it looks like they (the spacers) would be $240 plus shipping from adaptec
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Old 08-06-2014, 03:58 AM   #9
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why dont yew just git the right wheelz???
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Old 08-06-2014, 07:41 AM   #10
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That would be too simple, of course.

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