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  1. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I've read a bunch of threads about HID upgrades. None helped much though because they were written back when the kits were only HID (no LED info) in the $300 range. One thread that might have helped has some crazy icon in the place of pictures saying I had to join photobucket at a cost of $400 a...
  2. Parts For Sale
    these are in good shape for there age with good decent tires. they are ready to use. cash pickup. leave number if interested and ready to buy and pickup the sameday will not ship dont asks! cash only!! FYI: IF U SEE THE AD I STILL HAVE THE SET $675 CASH TAKES THEM. 5X112 .. 17X8 4 RIMS 4 CAPS...
  3. Wheel and Tire Forum
    5 wheels for $250 with used tires. What does Et 48 stand for? Will these fit a 2000 GLS Wagon? tires are 225/55/17 55 too fat? thanks
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Friday the icing was applied to the cake and it will be time to move away from the Passat and onto a B8 A4 or C7 A6. I was making a left turn into a street while another car was making a left turn out of the street I was entering and T-boned me at a very low speed. The impact took place smack...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I apologize if this has been answered. I've searched and searched but keep finding conflicting advice. I have a 99 passat wagon and I have a line on some 17 inch 5x100 audi fat fives. My question is this. Well these even work? I know they need to be adapted, that's obvious. But I've found some...
  6. Wheel and Tire Forum
    Picked up a set of a6 fat fives 17x8 et 48, was thinking of buying 225/40/17 tires but wasnt sure if i needed spacers, anyone has any info how would it look of a b5.5, all the info i find is for the b5 thanks.
  7. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone... So happy I have found this site dedicated to Passat Owners.. very imformative! I am very new to this site so please bare with me. I have recently aquired a set of perfect Audi TT Fat Five 17 High Polished Wheels 5x100 However my 05 Passat 1.8 is 5x112. Can anyone recommend...
  8. Wheel and Tire Forum
    Will a6 17x8s rub on my wagon b5. Have fk cup kit 60/40. Prob 225 or 215 45s.
  9. Wheel and Tire Forum
    Will I need fenders rolled or spacers to get these wheels put on? Audi fat fives-225/45/17 5x112 with 35 ET 17X8
  10. New Member Introductions
    Hey guys i am kind of new here, i have been on here once before and i dont ever remember making a true depiction of my car. Her name is Fat Emma and she is a 2000 Passat 1.8t FWD GLS. this is the day that we brought her home. she had 85,xxx miles on her. It began with the small stuff like...
  11. Parts For Sale
    Selling my set of Audi A8 Fat five wheels. there in really good conditon. Took some quick pics sorry but the wheels are dirty haven't had a chance to clean them up. The tires are falken512 with about lil more then 50% tread. asking 1200 for rims and tires. wheels are located in NYC area and...
  12. Parts For Sale
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  13. Parts For Sale
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  14. The Showroom
    Well Installed lip earlier this week but hadn't taken her out yet. Took her out tonight for a few pics under the lights:D
  15. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Well Installed lip earlier this week but hadn't taken her out yet. Took her out tonight for a few pics under the lights:D
  16. Wheel and Tire Forum
    So my friend put MRR's on his 04 A8 :bowdown: and no longer needs his Fat Fives :D, I do need his Fat FIves:D but the tires on them bishes are 255's:wrench:. They do not fit :cry:. What tire size should I run on these factory A8 Fat Fives:confused:? Will they fit at all:confused:? Maybe it's...
  17. Classified Archive
    FS: 17x8 Audi Fat Fives w/tires - $500 sold!
  18. Europe
    FULL set of 5 genuine audi fat fives 8.5x18" et45 5x112. 1 wheel has a used 225/40 continental on it and is the factory finished hyper silver, it has kerbing marks etc so could be used as a spare wheel. the other 4 wheels have been refurbished by the previous owner. pretty sure this was a diy...
  19. Classified Archive
    FULL set of 5 genuine audi fat fives 8.5x18" et45 5x112. 1 wheel has a used 225/40 continental on it and is the factory finished hyper silver, it has kerbing marks etc so could be used as a spare wheel. the other 4 wheels have been refurbished by the previous owner. pretty sure this was a diy...
  20. Wheel and Tire Forum
    I got this set today and they came with the 255/40/17's which are way too wide/fat looking and make the wheel seem to stick out past the front fenders at certain angles. I am planning on replacing the tires with 225/45/17's or even 215/45/17's but at this point, am wondering if the offset of...
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