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Old 10-07-2012, 03:59 PM
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Originally Posted by jonathan2263 View Post
As per instructio s in the Bentley Manual, measuring from the bottom edge of the rim to the bottom edge of the fender, for 17" wheels front should be 589 mm, rear should be 554 mm. For 18" wheels front should be 602 mm, rear should be 567 mm. For a car without broken springs, maximum deviation should be 10 mm.
Thanks for this. I have 17" wheels. I just measured with a tape measure which is not all that accurate but I come up with Front: 23" converts to 584.2mm. Rear: 22 11/16" converts to 576.3mm.

I am within 4.8mm in the front; Rear is off by 22.3mm.

What do you think?
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