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I am kind of new in this,but wanna buy 18 in.wheels for my gti,my question is what width would be perfect 7,5,8,8,5 and do i have to do any mod.and if so what? Also,if i lower a car how much i can go down???Thanks
 

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Re: confused about wheels (cro vr6)

I think a good size 18 for your gti would be the same as for my Bug. 225 40 18------That's the tire size.Wheel size would be 18 x 7 or 18 x 7.5.
As for lowering, you'd be better off not going lower then about 1.5 to 1.75". Lower then that and you'll have alot of trouble with bottoming out on crappy roads.
 
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