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Old 16-07-13, 19:55
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T4 Post Icon 20" or 18" and lowering

Evening all,

My question is, has anyone fitted 20" rims to their t4 and if so did they lower at all? How safe is it to lower without arch rubbing?

Am I better going for 18" and if so same question how far can I lower without rubbing arches ?

Thanks for the replies in advance !

PS: having the van built and pick it up Saturday woop woop !
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Old 16-07-13, 22:56
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Default Re: 20" or 18" and lowering

theres someone on here that's run 22" holstens with the roads in the uk id go for 18s. I run 16s an they aint comfy, but then I aint got no suspension. all depends wether you want comfort or style
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Old 01-08-13, 21:50
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Hi I'm running 20's with tyres 275/35/20 yes 9.5 j the rid is better then the 18s merc alloys when I brought the van the pics are on here some where
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Old 02-08-13, 00:31
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Hi I'm running 20's with tyres 275/35/20 yes 9.5 j the rid is better then the 18s merc alloys when I brought the van the pics are on here some where
Really...35 series tyres on 20" alloys are more comfy on a 2 ton van than 18's?

Only someone in Norfolk could claim that....and not actually drive their van.....

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Old 02-08-13, 01:21
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Really...35 series tyres on 20" alloys are more comfy on a 2 ton van than 18's?

Only someone in Norfolk could claim that....and not actually drive their van.....

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Come again?!
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Old 02-08-13, 05:52
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Default Re: 20" or 18" and lowering

Maybe the tyres are wider than mine so they go over the potholes rather than in em?

It could be the case lads. I found that once. Nothing to do with rim diameter but width of tyre.
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Old 02-08-13, 05:57
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I know the low profile says "crashbangwhollop" but I have found this before.
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