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is 18 mm offset to much (R18)

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Taco R/C, Jul 14, 2009.

  1. Jul 14, 2009 at 3:50 PM
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    Taco R/C

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    any one got any suggestions about the tires a could run with this type of wheel and a three inch lift
     
  2. Jul 14, 2009 at 4:01 PM
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    What is the rim width??
     
  3. Jul 14, 2009 at 4:07 PM
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    they are 18x9 thinking of running a thirty two inch tire with 3 inch lift
     
  4. Jul 14, 2009 at 4:11 PM
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    what are those
     
  5. Jul 14, 2009 at 4:12 PM
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    Yup what squirrel said..
     
  6. Jul 14, 2009 at 4:15 PM
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    Bolt on spacers that make the wheels fit.
     
  7. Jul 14, 2009 at 4:15 PM
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    what are spider trax spacers and what do they do!. im new at all this complicated stuff
     
  8. Jul 14, 2009 at 4:16 PM
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    i put the wheels on. just with no tire. they fit through all the turning
     
  9. Jul 14, 2009 at 4:18 PM
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    The bolt between the wheel and the rotor/hub to create space between the wheel well and suspension parts.

    Those rims will hit suspension parts and/or rub tire on body mounts/trim. The spacers can help you fix that. You could also buy different rims with a more acceptable width/offset combo.
     
  10. Jul 14, 2009 at 4:21 PM
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    the rims are HELO HE835 . ive got to find some way to make them work . i have already purchased them. kinda sucks
     
  11. Jul 14, 2009 at 4:31 PM
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    i guess i need to send them back and get 17x8 with 4.5 backspace
     
  12. Jul 14, 2009 at 4:37 PM
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    yea, i just checked and the seventeens have 4.5 backspace with zero offset. i guess i would rather dump a hundred in shipping them back than two hundred on more stuff HOPING that it will fix the problem
     
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