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Old 03-20-2004, 01:32   #1 (permalink)
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Hi lads my name is walter i have a ? 4 u all i have aquired a set of 18inch tickford "T" serices wheels will they fit my 1998 EL2 XR8 or can i make them fit
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Old 03-20-2004, 05:42   #2 (permalink)
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Hi lads my name is walter i have a ? 4 u all i have aquired a set of 18inch tickford "T" serices wheels will they fit my 1998 EL2 XR8 or can i make them fit
Ahhh walter...welcome to the site. Head over to the Technical sub-forums (The Garage)...that would be the place to ask such a question.
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Offset is different, it changed with the AU, so no they will not fit.
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Re: AU rims onto EL

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Hi lads my name is walter i have a ? 4 u all i have aquired a set of 18inch tickford "T" serices wheels will they fit my 1998 EL2 XR8 or can i make them fit
As outback said, they wont fit due to a different offset (stud pattern is the same). Another thing to think about is that, even if they did fit, they would be a +3 size increase (EL came with 15" rims) which may not go down to well with your insurance company.

You may want to sell them and buy a set of copies to suit the E series.
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