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Will 18" Wheels go on ?????????

Hi,

Anyone got a set of 18" Wheels on an R170 without any fouling issues ??

If so, what offset / tyre sizes F&R ?

I have a nice 18" set of AMG's spare, just wondering

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I've only just seen this as I don't often peruse this part of the wilderness

You can go up to 19"s
I've got 18"s on the 320 - 225/40 & 255/35

Already posted this elsewhere Dave as you now know but for future reference there is a full, comprehensive list HERE
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Be careful with after market wheels. Fitted a set to another car, fitted new brake pads and the calipers fouled the wheels.
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Check out his thread posts 17 and 23.

https://www.slkworld.com/general-dis...20-r170-2.html
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I've only just seen this as I don't often peruse this part of the wilderness

You can go up to 19"s
I've got 18"s on the 320 - 225/40 & 255/35
I've got the same set up as you @M4rCu5

Front 18x7.5 ET37 225/40 R18 92Y

Rear 18x8.5 ET30 255/35 R18 94Y

..... and no fouling on the 32 either
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