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Old 15-Apr-2007, 01:42 PM
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will it rub?

I just mounted some tires on my 15X6.5 rims w/38 offset

I will be running 225/45/15 in the front and 205/50/15 in the rear

Will it rub on my EG hatch? if so, any suggestions to prevent rubbing except rolling the fenders?
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Old 15-Apr-2007, 01:44 PM
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sounds like it will rub...I have a 15x6.5 with 38 offset on my EL. I am running 205/50/15s and i still rub...so its hard to see you not rubbing...
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Old 15-Apr-2007, 01:46 PM
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i had 16X7 with 40 offset running 205/45/16 tires and it did not rub at that time....may be suspension will be a factor in the rubbing issue?
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I would think your front would rub for sure on sharp turns. I have a 99 SiR and I couldnt turn my wheel all the way with 215/40/17.
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Seriously, I was rolling 17" 205/40 on my EG hatch and had know rubbing issue's at all.
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