Wheel Offset

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Wheel Offset

Post by Fliptop » Tue Oct 30, 2018 1:11 pm

Hi guys - just bought a 2017 S6 and looking for another set of wheels for winter - can anyone confirm if 8.5x19 ET35 rims will fit OK with 255/40s without rubbing anywhere?

Not yet had the wheels off to check yet but I think from reading that the OE 19" rims are ET45 so 10mm extra offset

Thanks...
Long term Saab enthusiast & owner, now firmly turned to the Dark Side with a 2017 C7 S6 Avant...

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Re: Wheel Offset

Post by Brooner » Sun Nov 18, 2018 7:44 am

try this site will give you a indication of the difference between the wheels

https://www.willtheyfit.com

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Re: Wheel Offset

Post by Fliptop » Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:18 pm

Thanks, I know that site well, but what I really wanted was confirmation that ET35 rims with the same size tyres that are already on my standard ET45 rims would fit without rubbing on the arch liners. It's the extra 10mm of offset that I'm concerned with.
Long term Saab enthusiast & owner, now firmly turned to the Dark Side with a 2017 C7 S6 Avant...

Also in the fleet:
2001 9-5 Aero "Farting Buffalo 3" - 367+bhp, 600Nm
1989 900 T16S track hack
1975 96V4 Silver Jubilee 19K from new meccano set
1972 96V4 - 42K from new

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