17x8s with different offsets anyone doing this?
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This is a discussion on 17x8s with different offsets anyone doing this? within the Suspension & Wheels forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; so i love the look of a staggered car but i cant be running different wheels sizes on an awd. ...

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    17x8s with different offsets anyone doing this?

    so i love the look of a staggered car but i cant be running different wheels sizes on an awd. does anyone have a wider offset on the rear of their subie and if so can you post your pix of it? for now i just want to run a 17x8 but i want the staggered look and most wheels i look at i cant order a different offset unless i buy quality $$$ wheels.

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    What you gonna do when it's time for rotation? After, say, 3 or 5 K miles?
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    You could achieve this by using wheel spacers, but I would not recommend it. You would be completely messing up the handling of your car. Not a good idea on an all wheel drive vehicle.

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    Not a good idea. Your differentials will be screaming at you.
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