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Old 05-22-2006, 12:59 AM   #1
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Default Anyone know if the 06 wrx 17" wheels clear brembros?

Im doin a 6spd soon and need to get 17" wheels to clear the brembos. anyone know if they will work?
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Old 05-22-2006, 01:37 AM   #2
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Old 05-22-2006, 02:04 AM   #3
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so there are no stock subaru wheels that will clear them except for the STi BBS?
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Old 05-22-2006, 03:05 AM   #4
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v7 STi maybe? Pretty sure it had brembos and not the Subaru 4/2-pots

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Old 05-22-2006, 03:49 AM   #5
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^^^So do non-SOA wheels count? I think these are the standard issue STi wheel (Enkei?) elsewhere:


Apparently they'll also be on the '07 Limited but in silver?
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^^^So do non-SOA wheels count? I think these are the standard issue STi wheel (Enkei?) elsewhere:


Apparently they'll also be on the '07 Limited but in silver?
These are going to be "SOA" wheels once the STI limited is introduced.
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As far as U.S. Subaru dealers go, yes, the only wheels they offer that will fit over the STI Brembos are the STI BBS wheels.

Why do you want Subaru OEM wheels? There are a LOT of choices in the aftermarket.
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Old 05-26-2006, 04:08 AM   #9
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As far as U.S. Subaru dealers go, yes, the only wheels they offer that will fit over the STI Brembos are the STI BBS wheels.

Why do you want Subaru OEM wheels? There are a LOT of choices in the aftermarket.
i like staying with factory exterior stuff... i would get other wheels that would fit over the brakes but the BBS RK's dont... and volk ce28ns are madd loot. I was thinking of just modding the R160 rear to work with the 6 spd but i figure its just gonna break...
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The JDM v7 STi wheels fit.
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