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    50mm vs 17s

    if i lowered my mkIII 5dr 50mm would the tyres foul the arches or would it be ok?

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    shudnt do!!! my mk3 5door has been 60mm on 17's and didnt but was close!!


    id get the rear arches done if you do tho
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    cheers for that lad!

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    i didnt like it and went back to 40mm still
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    LOL now u tell me, i'll maybe settle for the 35mm ones then

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    least i told you
    Drives - Phase 2 Astra Mk3 Gsi = 139.56 BHP with 138.81 Torque

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    If your wheels offset id 45-49mm then you will be ok with 50mm drop anything less than 45 might cause problems. Slam it with 50mm mate, thats what I am doing.
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    thanx lads i've gone with 35mm as the wife uses the mota too and dont want a"bone shaker" like my slammed GTE LOL women eh!!!

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    40mm gmax springs and shocks! slight stiffened ride not harsh and handles great i drive to france and back on them no complants of the old dear or dad yet
    Drives - Phase 2 Astra Mk3 Gsi = 139.56 BHP with 138.81 Torque

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