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I haven't had the chance to do the suspension yet, already got a flat tire less than a week in :\

question : would going 8.5 wide in front, 9.5 in rear cause any problems on an AWD car? At 9.5 wide in front, the tires are actually shooting small rocks up at the side of the car. They poke out too much and it's really bothering me now.

So, do our AWD cars need a square setup? Or can we do a staggered one? And would it be dumb?
 

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S4 OEM Rims on 2008 TT

Trying to figure out if these will work for my 18" snow tires
Current Ride Height/Projected Ride Height: stock
Wheel Specs (Height, Width, Offset): 8jx18 ET 47
Wheel Brand & Model: OEM S4 2009
Tire Size (if appicable): 245-40/18
Question: I know that the bore on the S4 wheels is 66.6 and the TT needs 57.1. I know where to get bore reducers, so will this fit is the question? Would use the stock 18" rims for my summer tires and then use this set of OEM S4 rims for the snow tires.

Thanks!
 

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Wheels

So after reading many threads to see how aggressive I could go with new wheels.
Ordered Forgestar's F14 wheels. The rear is 19x9.5 ET+37 with 245/35 tires and up front, 19x9 ET +43 with 235/35 tires. Everything is stock on a 2008 TT MK2.
Next step is to do some KW coilovers. I'm hoping the fenders will not need rolled using the 245 tires in the rear. Up front will not be an issue.
 

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Wow, that is really aggressive. ET37 on 9.5" will stick way outside of the fender. I have ET53 in a 19x9.5 and it is flush with the fender.
 

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Wow, that is really aggressive. ET37 on 9.5" will stick way outside of the fender. I have ET53 in a 19x9.5 and it is flush with the fender.
I'm running et40 with nine and a half and they're definitely not past the fenders. you need to take into account what tire size you are running

Rory - Audi Customization Specialist
 

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For those running 19"x8.5j what size tires are you running?
I want to have a similar footprint to the 9j but would like some wheel rim protection rather than stretch.
 

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Wow, that is really aggressive. ET37 on 9.5" will stick way outside of the fender. I have ET53 in a 19x9.5 and it is flush with the fender.
I agree - anything more aggressive than a 9.5et48 will get sketchy and ride height, camber and tire size will play a role in clearance. Here is a picture of my 18x9.5et52 with 275/35/18 tires ; I am running a 3mm spacer up front for an effective offset of 49 there.

 

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Hi,

I am at the last step to get a new set of wheels for my Audi TT quattro sline...

My decision is the Rohana RC7 in Matt Graphite like this:



I have some doubts about the size chosen... Could someone tell me if 19x9.5 ET50 with 255/35 19 fits the Audi TT without rubbing? I have the sline height.

I have read a post from @keitth24 and I think has the same but in ET53...

Thanks!
 

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Hi,

I am at the last step to get a new set of wheels for my Audi TT quattro sline...

My decision is the Rohana RC7 in Matt Graphite like this:



I have some doubts about the size chosen... Could someone tell me if 19x9.5 ET50 with 255/35 19 fits the Audi TT without rubbing? I have the sline height.

I have read a post from @keitth24 and I think has the same but in ET53...

Thanks!
I have 19x9.5 ET50 Rotiform KPS Forged Monoblock wheels with 255/35R19 PSS tires. I am on H&R lowering springs and only had issues with some rubbing on the rear, at the tabs inside the fenders. I also rubbed on the right side tab with the OEM wheels and those tabs are easy to grind down/cut off.

Here are a couple of pictures of the setup:



 

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I have 19x9.5 ET50 Rotiform KPS Forged Monoblock wheels with 255/35R19 PSS tires. I am on H&R lowering springs and only had issues with some rubbing on the rear, at the tabs inside the fenders. I also rubbed on the right side tab with the OEM wheels and those tabs are easy to grind down/cut off.

Here are a couple of pictures of the setup:



Thank you very much hightechrdn. Based on your opinion and once checked the fitment, I am going to buy them. I will upload a picture when be installed.

Awesome car yours ;)
 

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20" on TTRS

What are TTRS owners thoughts on running 20's?

I am eyeing off Vorsteiner V-FF 103's for my 2011 TTRS but sadly the 19" concave style wont fit over the calipers. The supplier is instead recommending 20x9 ET35 which would work with a 245 tyre, but I am worried about destroying any sense of comfort.



Any advice would be most appreciated!
 

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I agree - anything more aggressive than a 9.5et48 will get sketchy and ride height, camber and tire size will play a role in clearance. Here is a picture of my 18x9.5et52 with 275/35/18 tires ; I am running a 3mm spacer up front for an effective offset of 49 there.


I am running HRE 19x9 et42 with no issues at all.
 

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Anyone tried a BBS SR on a TTRS? Google is silent on the topic. Tire Rack lists this wheel as a match, and the PDF below seems to suggest TUV certified the wheel for use on several models including a TTRS (as far as I can tell from google translate, and given Germanic efficiency they probably measured the caliper clearance). I'm looking for 18" winter wheels and want to check if there are new options besides the Borbet LV5. This wheel is 1lb lighter, and most of my ex-cars had BBS wheels.

http://www.tunershop.com/xt/gutachten/bbs/sr014_vw_0931138.pdf

What it looks like on the closest thing to a TT I could find:
Yes. Tire Rack winter package (BBS SR 18x8 et35 w/ Michelin X-Ice XI3 245/40) does fit.



However, balance weights will not clear the front calipers if they are place on the outer edge of the wheels.





Tire Rack shipped the wheels with the tires mounted and balanced this way. I removed them and went to a local shop to rebalance with the weights placed closer to the inner part of the wheel.
 

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I have just fit 20" Vorsteiner 103 FF's on my 2011 TTRS very comfortably. The specs for anyone interested are 20x9 ET35 with 245 Pirelli's.
NB: The 19's in this style won't fit over the RS calipers due to the convex spoke angle.

For those in Australia looking at Vorsteiner I can strongly recommend Rollingstock.net.au. Ross managed to get me perfect fitment just via a few emails and without either of us knowing of any previous TTRS's fitting Vorsteiners comfortably :peace:


 

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NB: The 19's in this style won't fit over the RS calipers due to the convex spoke angle.
Thanks for the info. I've been researching for weeks trying to find out if 19" V-FF 103 would clear the RS calipers or not. Do you know if 19" would clear with spacers?
 

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Looking at wheels for my TTRS...and have been eyeballing the Niche Milan M134's in the following size:

19x9.5 @ +48 ET

Does anyone know if this wheel ([email protected]+48ET) with a 255/35R19 tire will fit the stock TTRS suspension without issues?
 

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Looking at wheels for my TTRS...and have been eyeballing the Niche Milan M134's in the following size:

19x9.5 @ +48 ET

Does anyone know if this wheel ([email protected]+48ET) with a 255/35R19 tire will fit the stock TTRS suspension without issues?
Yes, it'll be fine. I run 19x9.5 et50 with no issues. With the OEM 255/35/19 size tires. Could even do 5mm spacers
 

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Ok, so don't laugh, but has anyone tried 16" wheels on the mk2? I am looking at buying a set to use for winter along with the winter tires I already own.

Should I expect any issue with clearing the brakes on a non-RS? The wheels are 16x7.5 +38 offset. Thank you!
 

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Rubbing? Any advise would help

Looking at getting these wheels for my 2010 audi tt (Non-RS/Quattro) I did a test fit and will need to order a set of rings. Hoping someone can give .02

Specs:
OEM audi A5 titanium Ti Package 19''x9'' et33 peels wheels. Tires are 255/35/19.

Any help would be greatly appreciated
 
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