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Hey everyone, Im Brad.. new to the forum.. Ive had my cc about year now and Im thinking its time for a new set of wheels. I have staggered 19 inch Vossens now but Im thinking about going up to 20s. Any input of running 20s?? I don't wanna order new wheels and have them not fit or rub like crazy. Any input would be greaty appreciated.
 

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20" rim just means thinner tires.

Please use this: https://tiresize.com/calculator/
Calculator tab > Input your tire xxx/xx/19, > Calculate> Change
Wheel Size, put in 20, and it will give you a list of compatible
tires for the 20" rim, to stay within tolerance.

You can always go once size up from stock... I do. For example, 205/55/16,
I would use a 215/55/16. For a 20" rim, 215/55/16 translates to 225/30/20 as
as an exact match. For the stock 205/55/16, same tire for 20, but as +1.6%

Your 20" rim only has a sidewall of 2.4", rough ride...
 

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I get that part, I am more concerned about wheel width and back spacing. I don't want to buy something and then it stick out like a monster truck, or rub my shocks.
 

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The calculator tells you the width of the tire as well, and you can use the
comparison to see a side by side representation of the stock tire, with any
other tire. Keeping the same same back spacing as the OE rim then it won't matter,
it's the width of the tire. Then you measure the distance of the shock and strut
to the tire, then use the CALCULATOR to figure on any changes, as the width
increases. It's simple math...
 
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