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Old Mar 2nd, 2012, 11:31 AM
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Tyre srub!!!

Hey guys im new to the mini world so knowledge is limited !! Recently afer fitting new wheels to my mini i found that with any more than 1 passenger in the car it scrubs on small bumps!!! I have a R50 cooper. Ive fitted 17" Dezent motion 2's with 205/45/17. just wondered whats gone wrong? I dont think it lowred either!! hope someone can help!!
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Hi ya

What is the offset on them, you might find that if your offset is out of what fits the mini it may be why there rubbing

This link might help

http://www.mini2.com/forum/faq.php?f...q_wheels_tyres

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