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Old 07-07-2004, 11:35 PM   #1
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2002 WRX

Default 235-40-18 To Big??

I really want a set of rims 18x7.5 but im not sure what size to get? My car is lowered right now but i have coilovers so i can adjust it but i wanna know if i will rub,scrap etc... with 235's?? will they tuck in the fender nicely? Thanx, (pics would be great!!!)
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Old 07-08-2004, 07:52 AM   #2
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18x7.5 might be a little too narrow. I would and do use a 18x8.0 with 235/40/18. Whether it will rub your fenders also depend on the offset of the wheel. I had to roll the rears.

Posting pic of my car once again....

18x8.0 with 235/40/18

17x8.0 with 235/45/17

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