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Old 01-09-2014, 08:30 PM   #1
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Need help finding 2mm spacers for mk3

Hey guys, I'm looking for 2 or 3mm spacers for MK3 5x108 him centric. Does anyone know where I can find these?


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Hey guys, I'm looking for 2 or 3mm spacers for MK3 5x108 him centric. Does anyone know where I can find these?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/3MM-JAGUAR-W...c3c138&vxp=mtr

3mm, 5x108, 63.4 CB. I love eBay.
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There was a shop local to me that had H&R's for sale. I could call them and see what they have.....
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Moved to "Wheels & Tires - Sponsored By Tire Rack."

I know there is a company that will custom make any thickness and hub size. Why just 3mm?
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Sweet. Thanks!
Is that the size of a focus mk3 hub?
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I know there is a company that will custom make any thickness and hub size. Why just 3mm?

Well, actually I was going to PM you for some help after talking to Duane.
The wheels I bought are 18x8.5 with 42mm offset. I think if I add another 2-3 mm it would sit a little nicer. I will be ordering H&R coilovers today so I will be installing those at the same time as the wheels. I haven't ordered my tires yet and could use some help on what size I should get. I'm thinking the original 235/40 or 235/40's

What is your advice on a setup for me?
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It depends on what you want as far as looks go.

I wanted an aggressive look with a small stretch. Ultimately I was et35 after spacers with a slight stretch on 215s.

If you're going coilovers, go all out. With an et42 on the wheel I'd go 5mm at a minimum. You'd still be a little inboard of the fender lip so you wouldn't have to stretch the tire. You could run 225 maybe even a 235 with 40/45 sidewalls for extra comfort.
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To answer directly about your 2-3mm: it will definately look nicer, but I think it is still too conservative a move.
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Wow really, I didn't think I would have that much room to bring out the wheels still. In that case I'll likely go with 5mm H&R spacers and 225/40's
Were your wheels that you were running ET35's 8.5 inch wide or 8?

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