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Old 03-28-2009, 05:52 PM   #1
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Will 15" stockers fit over SVT brakes?

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I have a non-SVT ZX3 and I want to upgrade my brakes, but these are the wheels I have for winter driving:

So does anyone know if this style 15" stock wheel will work with SVT brakes? Thanks
If they do fit, I'll keep 'em and do the SVT swap. If not, I'll probably get bigger wheels and do the BAT BBK front brake kit and SVT rear


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15" wont work with SVT brakes. There is not enough clearance for the front calipers. Smallest you can get away with is 16".
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I know some 15's will fit (dirtbrown has 15" Rota's on his SVT), but IDK if the stockers will.
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^ beat me to it. some will, stockers wont.
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Thank you and thank you. That would be cool if I could keep my tires and just get different wheels
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Sorry for the somewhat misleading info apparently there are exceptions to the rule. I guess it still doesnt help you out much though with the stockers. Anyway thanks for the rep and good luck finding a suitable combo.
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well that throws a monkey in the plans doesnt it.
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Hey bud, thanks for the rep! (just realized it lol)
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The only Rotas I can find that dirtbrown had are 16"
So unless someone can point out a specific 15" that'll fit SVT it looks like I'll be selling my current winter setup and buying 16"s
The smallest and cheapest 16" studdable tires I can find are Firestone Winterforce 205/55R16 for $91 each including studs
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