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Old 09-19-2001, 00:16   #1 (permalink)
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Tongue whould these fit on my XE?

whould these wheels fit and are they the XR8? wheels

and like how much whould i b able 2 pick some up 4?

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Old 09-19-2001, 02:33   #2 (permalink)
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dont think they will fit.......post AU wheels dont fit pre AU.


there is a place in sydney has 2nd hand AU2 XR8 wheels for $2000 with tyres. they usually advertise in the Trading Post
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This has been discussed before and if I remember correctly they will not fit.

I also moved this thread to the right area.
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Simply No.

They'll sit in too far. You'll need to get adapters made. Hence the reason everyone's not using them. Up to EL will just bolt on.
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yep thats right. the holes will line up but the offset of the rim is different. Shame with all these nice wheels geTtiNG aroUnd.
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Yes they will fit herrod sells adapter plates to get the right offseti think there about $800 for a set of 4.
To prove the point here is a pic of my car before i brougt it with a set of herrod wheels pre au but with adapter plates wala!
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Yes they will fit herrod sells adapter plates to get the right offseti think there about $800 for a set of 4.
To prove the point here is a pic of my car before i brougt it with a set of herrod wheels pre au but with adapter plates wala!

Bloody nice Pic!!!!!!

so that was $800 just for the adapters??:eek: :eek:
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Yep $800 for adapters unfotunatly I did'nt buy the wheels with the car because i could not afford the $$$ at that time.
It was the first pre AU with the herrod wheels the gaurds also had to be flared.
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$800!!
I heard that all you need to do is have a set of 7.5mm spacers machined up and you are pretty well right, not sure if you might need longer wheel studs, that could justify the cost.
Yes i know that this is bad etc for a number of reasons, and that is why i haven't done it on my XR, but thought i would share what i have had been told.
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