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Old 03-11-2014, 04:59 PM   #1
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Wheel Spacers

Does anyone use them on the stock 17" wheels? Can anyone tell me the negatives of using them and the positives please? Today I noticed the wheels are tucked in a bit too much and was thinking about spacers but do not want to ruin the smooth ride or handeling of the vehicle.


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Old 03-11-2014, 05:34 PM   #3
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I would also like to this. I was wanting to add some spacers because i felt my wheels were a little to far tucked in as well. I dont know what size spacers to get though. I have the factory 17's on my car too.
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Search mk3 spacer thread.
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I have 17s too and have 20mm in the front and 25mm in the back.




Here's pics of the back ones
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I have 17s too and have 20mm in the front and 25mm in the back.
is yours lowered too or is that the stock height? i like the how they sit but is that safe? i read the thread linked above and he mentioned that you dont want to go further then 20 on the back and 15 on the front. How does yours ride? Does it rub?
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was thinking about spacers but do not want to ruin the smooth ride or handeling of the vehicle.
Pushing the wheels out away from the suspension generally degrades those things.
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is yours lowered too or is that the stock height? i like the how they sit but is that safe? i read the thread linked above and he mentioned that you dont want to go further then 20 on the back and 15 on the front. How does yours ride? Does it rub?

No rubbing. Stock height. Have to drive a little bit more on them but haven't noticed a degradation in ride.
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