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  1. Any problems lowering? and whats your wheel size?? Offsets, Widths, what tyres?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Im doing the inevitable and lowering my B6 1.9tdi as it will look amazing. Has anyone had any problems doing so? And will i encounter any problems? I don't mean problems like scraping or anything obvious like that, but more like i may shear a drive shaft (like i did on my A4) or pop the drive...
  2. tire sizes and offsets

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    `ok i have 18x 8.5 rh rims now with 235 40 18 no issues also not lowered or rolled fenders yet..... on to the point of this thread i want to get a set of miro 111's and i want to run 235 40 18 on them as well what offset would i be looking for? and yes i do plan to drop, most likely with the...
  3. Adventures in offsets. B6 Wagon w/19s

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    Thought I'd pass along my experience with offsets and tire sizes on a B6 wagon, in case other B6 owners are contemplating using non-OEM wheel sizes and offsets. The car is an '08 Lux Wagon and sits 1.75" lower on H&R springs. I initially installed a 19 x 8.5 ET45 Rotiform NUE with a 235/35/19...
  4. Putting Audi RS6 Wheels on B5, offsets and spacings?

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I was planning on getting a set of 17" RS6 reps with standard 225/45 tires. When searching for pictures I just seemed to get massive confusion about the fit. They're 5x112 so they'll definitely fit, but do I need spacers or anything? I didn't think I'd need to worry about rubbing. Aside from...
  5. Wheel offsets

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi guys just wondering, I can get a smoking deal on some 18" rims, but the only thing is they have a 35mm offset versus the factory 45mm, does that make that much of a difference, thank you guys.
  6. Low offsets

    The Showroom
    Lets get some passats in here running low offsets on wheels. If you're going to post a pic post specs (wheel width, offset, and tire specs if avail) Lets post anything less than an offset of 30 19x9.5" final et after spacer = 20 245/35/19 blakwag 17x8.5 18ET 17x10 17ET 215/40/17 front...
  7. Offsets & Wide Tires

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    What offset would you need to run a 245/40/18 tire in front?
  8. FS: iForged Emotions - 18x8 w/ staggered offsets

    Classified Archive
    Less than 2 months old. 2.5" lips up front, 3" out back. General UHP tires with paint still on them. One tiny nick on the lip from shipping. Holler. $2750 obo
  9. offsets for my 98 variant

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- what offset can i fit.... is it 35 and under for the passat wagon? its a 98 1.8t wagon can i fit a 38? let me know also some good places to get wheels
  10. offsets for a b5 variant

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    what offset can i fit.... is it 35 and under for the passat wagon? its a 98 let me know also some good places to get wheels
  11. b5.5 offsets

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    what is the offset on b5.5 variants?
  12. Wheel offsets for B6 4Motion?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    What's the current wheel offset for the 17" and 18" wheels for the new B6 Passats. I heard for the 18" Titanium package wheels that VW Service Advisors are installing spacers to prevent rubbing. I'm planning on dropping my 4Mo with H&R's and I have a new set of RGR's coming down the pipe...
  13. FS: Borbet Type TD 18x8 staggered offsets

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    I've decided to sell my pride and joy, my Borbet Type TDs. Time to move on to the world of comfortableness of 16". So I am offering them up to you guys first. These rims are rare now. Anyway, I just wrapped them with new rubber last month and they have about 1500 miles on them already. I am...
  14. New Rims, New Offsets?

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    My old wheels were 8.5" wide with a 35 ET and I loved the way they fit. They were perfectly flush with the fenders and gave the car the stance I was looking for. My "new" wheel choice is only 8.0" wide and is offered in 35, 42, 45 ET. I'm assuming I want the 35. Will these new wheels sit...
  15. spacers & offsets

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    hello, iv got a 98 20v turbo saloon & need some help! when i bought my wheels i was told they were et34/39,when i picked them up it was dark,so i inspected them by torch light but never bothered checking for the offset marks! now turns out that they are et69! cant see where they got the...
  16. anyone running low offsets like et20

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    just like the title says, i would like to know if anyone on here is running an offset that low and if so, how does it look and fit. i have some et 20 wheels that are 17x8.5 that i am considering running if i don't sell them and want to get an idea of what it may look like. any pics would be...
  17. Understanding offsets and bolt patterns?

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I'm having a hard time understanding and distinguishing between the differences of offsets and bolt patterns. I read of 35mm offsets and of 5x122mm bolt patterns but this doesn't tell me much. I am lookign for aftermarket alloys but have no idea what my current Passat has. I have an OEM 2002...
  18. Offsets

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I know this isn't B5 related, but it's the same family so :-P but does anyone know if the offset for an S6 the same as an A4, and can I use rims from an A4 on an S6. Any info would be greatly appreciated.
  19. Quick Question About offsets!

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I was just offered a set of rims super cheap, but the offset is ET41. Rims size is 16x7...will it fit? Thanks. (I have yet to figure out all the offset calculations).
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