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Old 11-24-2012, 06:59 PM   #1
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BBS LM wheel fitment help!

Hey guys im new here and trying to figure out if this setup will work on my 06 goat i want to put on a set of staggered bbs reps...the sizes are as follows

Front is 18x8 with a +35 offset
Rear is 18x9 with a +40 offset

what i want to know is will these fit without any rubbing issues..right now the car has the stock suspension but i would like to lower it a little in the future...any help would be greatly appreciated thx!
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Old 11-24-2012, 07:10 PM   #2
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Welcome bro. There is a ton of wheel fitment questions and answers out there if you just search. Think I read at least two today alone!
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Old 11-24-2012, 07:12 PM   #3
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Read This.

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Old 11-24-2012, 07:46 PM   #4
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well ive searched for a couple hours and all i can come up with is 18s x 8.5 or 18s x 9.5 which are wider...im buying these on the net so i cant exactly try em on first i just want to make sure they will fit b4 ordering....and thx for that link looks like the fronts will fit with no issue
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Old 11-24-2012, 07:55 PM   #5
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Well a good way to do it yourself would be to remember an inch is roughly 30mm. IIRC our offsets on the 17s are 48mm. So the fronts would sit almost half an inch further out than stock, which will be fine. The rear will go into the fenderwell about 22 mm after taking into account the offset. Some light hammering of the fender may be needed, but overall they should be ok
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Old 11-24-2012, 08:02 PM   #6
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an inch is roughly 30mm.


25.4

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Old 11-24-2012, 08:07 PM   #7
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ok sry im a little confused so the rears are not going to stick out further then the stock wheels then? i thought they would stick out about 3/4 of an inch more than stock ones
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ok i used an offset calculator looks like the fronts will stick out 13mm more which is half an inch and the rears will stick out 21mm more so just over 3/4 of an inch 13/16 to b exact
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Old 11-25-2012, 03:41 AM   #9
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Here is my take.

You didn't share ride height so...

At stock height the front's should be fine with a 245. At my ride height the front would be fine with a 235 and some camber.

At stock height the rear should be fine with some drag bags and a 275. At my ride height the rear would require some fender lip cutting and a 265.

And as said earlier 1" = 25.4 mm.
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Old 11-25-2012, 12:23 PM   #10
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well as for now the car has stock suspension i have no idea what i want to do with it in the future....as i just bought the car but thx for all the help!
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