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18x8.5+48 offset. Will this fit?

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Hey guys,
I'm new to the forum and I'm looking at a set of wheels that I am not sure about.
I have an '05 AWD and these rims are 18x8 with a +48 offset. if youre running wheels with these same specs, can you please post and let me know how they fit.
I plan on running Tein basic coilovers and dropping the car real low. I am a musician and I want to make sure I get no rub when I load weight in the car.
If oure running these wheels, please let me know your tire size, suspension, and please post photos.
ANY help will be great! these wheels are about to go!
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If they are 8.5, like the title says, with a +48 you may have some issues unless you make some modifications to get them to fit. 8.5's are a very tight fit on this vehicle. If they are 8, like the OP says, with a +48 offset you should be fine. (assuming you run the correct size tire and don't go too wide.) We recommend a 235/55R18 or a narrow running 245/55R18.
I have Tein Basic Coil Overs on my ride, and if you don't cut out the rear fenders or roll them you will have problems with that type of weight. I finally sent my rear shocks back to Tein and they rebuilt them in a Heavy Duty application and got Heavy Duty Springs ($300). I can now carry up to 987 lbs. in the back seat with absolutely no problems, and my ride sits pretty damn low.


(My wheels are 19X8, 47mm offset on 245X45X19" tires)

Thanks for sharing 8)
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