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Old 10-06-2019, 12:22 PM   #1
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Another Spacer Question

Hi ...I recently installed ECS 20mm spacers to the rear wheels of my 2001 Boxster base.
The spacers are perfect on all counts.
I have oem 17 inch wheels with 205/50/17 tires. I now wish to install spacers on the front wheels...i tried the 20mm spacer but it rubbed on the wheel well on maximum turning position.
Could someone please advise the size of the spacers i should go with in front.
Many thanks...Gerry

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Old 10-06-2019, 12:33 PM   #2
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I run 13mm, but I'm a 225 on the front.

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Old 10-06-2019, 01:44 PM   #3
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What difference does a 225 and 205 make wrt the spacer size...newbie here...thanks
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I run 15 mm spacers all the way around on my 04 S with no rubbing issues.
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What difference does a 225 and 205 make wrt the spacer size...newbie here...thanks
My 225 tire is 20mm wider than your 205. So you may have up to 10mm more room than I do, before it rubs, depending on where it runs and under what conditions.

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Old 10-06-2019, 04:47 PM   #6
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I run 20 rear, 15 front. Still waiting for someone to trade me my 15mm ECS with bolts for a pair of 23s.

You could have your fenders rolled. No? That should give you room. Or, just run with the 15's. It works.

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