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Old 11-19-2012, 09:00 AM   #5337
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Originally Posted by clontz_wi64 View Post
hey guys i have a 2010 wrx, i bought some 18x8.75 +35 with 235-40 18's....... they poke like crazy in the front...... i made sure the casting was +35 offset and they are. So whats the deal? I probably need to post a picture. Its on stock suspension, and i hope my camber is not that much positive to make them look like excessive poke.
You need an alignment. That's a much wider wheel and slightly larger tire than stock. Plus the offset is more aggressive. Any plans on suspension work?
I threw my 18x9 +38 wheels on my car (245/40/18 tires) and was blown away at how much poke they had on stock suspensions.
Take your car to the best alignment shop around and ask for max neg. camber up front and try and match the rears.

I upgraded my suspension to the RCE blacks & Bilstein shocks/struts. Also added RCE camber plates up front to dial in more camber & caster. Proper alignment will help a lot.
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