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  1. How low can I go on 245/40/18...

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I'm trying to take advantage of a lowering set on sale by daz69 and I am not really sure if it will work with my current tires/wheel setup. I have 245/40/18 @ the rear and 235/40/18 @ the front. The kit daz69 is selling lowers the car between 1" to 11/2", what worries me is that it may be too...
  2. Tired of nyc potholes 225/40/18

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    Hey guys Im running a Stock height 2003 GLX WAGON 4motion with 225/40/18, interested to know what are the thickest widest tires I can throw on. I also would like to put spacers to get a flush look. I've got Detroit GTI rims on now if that makes a difference. I was just admiring how thick my...
  3. FS: 18x8 OEM Audi A6 5 Spokes (same as C5 RS6) w/ 245/40/18 Continental Tires

    Parts For Sale
    Thinking about selling the OEM wheels from the A6, nice clean 18'' 5-spoke for someone looking for the OEM+ look on a Passat. Wheels: 18x8 et43 no curb rash, bends, etc. a few very little marks here and there, but overall in VERY good condition Tires: 245/40/18 Continental lots of life left...
  4. B5 18x8 225/40/18 w/ Lowering Springs - Clearance?

    B5 Garage
    Hey guys, so I'm looking to get new shoes (and springs) and I was looking at some 18x8 Interlagos replicas (I believe to be ET41, waiting on sellers confirmation) with 225/40/R18 tires. According to this ( Online Wheel & Tyre Fitment calculator. Offset, Tyre stretch and Rolling Radius...
  5. 18" OZ Superleggeras with 245/40/18 Fitted, no Rubbing!!

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I was worried that this setup would be too wide to clear the swing arm and fenders but I went for it anyway. The fit is tight, hardly any room between the tire and swing arm, but they fit and don't rub. I like the look. ;) I went for a 150 Mile drive this morning and can definitely feel the...
  6. FS: 18inch 5x112 Kleeman TS7 with Nankang NS2 215/40/18 - Brooklyn

    Parts For Sale
    Kleemann - TS-7 wheels (18-20") Price:$700 obo Brooklyn, NY 11206 18" 5X112 Kleeman TS7 Rims with Nankang NS2 215/40/18 on them. Tires driven for two summer season. Sorry don't know how to measure tread. Selling my wheels as I don't have a car. The tires don't have warranty but it was...
  7. 225/45/18 on stock B5.5 suspension?

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I have been searching this forum for days now and trying to find information on fitment of tire size 225/45/18. I know most of you are going to say there have been threads before with the same topic, however all of those include a car that has been lowered and mine has not. So here is what I...
  8. MKW M106 18" rims with 225/40/18 Kumho all season tires

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    While im waiting for them to arrive at my door so i can throw this beautiful combination on my car I wanted to know what everybody thought about it... So they will be going on a 2003 Passat W8 pacific blue in color, 15% tint 8k HID lowbeams and 8k fogs. The rims are black and chrome mix.
  9. 18x8.0" ET32 w/225/40/18 or 235/40/18 ??????

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    b5.5 stock suspension and looking at getting some Hartmann B7 replicas will it rub?? does it make much of a difference in appearance and ride 225 vs. 235 tire size?? thinking of putting in H&R 29516-2 Street Coilover Kit (1.8" front 1.3" back) this summer
  10. Wheel spacers 225/40/18 b6

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    hi, just bought 18" alloys et45 with 225/40/18 tyres also have h&r 40mm springs, im wonder what size of wheel spacers i can fit without rubbing,Im driving 2007 passat estate sorry for my writing, English its not my first language, cheers
  11. 225/50/18 tires

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    Anyone here uses 225/50/18 tires? Uglier visual but much better confort than 225/45/18?
  12. FS: 4 Bridgestone Potenza RE760 225/40/18

    Parts For Sale
  13. Will S4 avus 245/45/18 fit on a B5.5?

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    Keep in mind that the car is not lowered. Thanks in advance guys!
  14. Help! 225/40/18 Rubbing issue. Details inside!

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    Scenario: I'm currently running 18x8 RS6 reps et.35 wrapped in 225/40/18 tires. Dropped with Fk Hightec's. Problem is the fronts are rubbing the control arms. I spaced it with 5mm, but then it rubbed on the fender. Also, I was running 10mm spacers in the rear and it rubbed the fenders too, so I...
  15. 245/40/18 ET 38 Will Fit

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I just bought another set of OEM Mercedes AMG rims 18x8.5 all around wrapped in new toyo proxy t1r's for $800 off CL and they FIT! with only about 3mm's to spare on the inside!
  16. WTB: Tires 235/40/18 OR 225/40/18

    WTB/WTT Section
    Hey please let me know with the tread life and price thanks!!(:
  17. FS: Set of 235/40/18 Continental ContiProContact Tires

    Parts For Sale
    Sold!! Set of OEM Continental ContiProContact tires 235/40/18 Have less than 200 miles on them. Bought them on a set of 18" dealer take-offs. Rating: 500 AA A Build date of 8/2010 Have "ContiSeal" on them too, which automatically seals up small punctures, etc Sell for $169/each new from...