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I got a 1020 SRT8 Rims with Goodyear eagle RS-A 245-45-R20 on ebay for a good price, but they dont clear the front upper suspension arms.

Is a spacer the best fix?

Are the suspension parts differient on the SRT8 vs the SE to allow for this wheel tire combo?

Thanks

 

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here is a picture of my car with the 255/45-20 F1s on the front with stock alcoa rims. it is very close, but does not touch or rub the steering knuckle.

i have a little more room with the 245/45-20s.
 

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Wow, that is close, I turned the wheel all the way in both directins and it touches the tire, I didnt look at it when the wheel was turned to the center. The car isnt here, I will look at it on Monday

Thanks for the help.
 

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the knuckle turns with the wheel, so why would it rub against it in any position? maybe the tire rubs the wheel well or somewhere else when turning left or right. take another look.

some guys use a 3mm (1/8") spacer on the front when they have rubbing issues. anymore than 3mm will move the rim off of the hub and ride on just the lugs. not the safest thing for the street.
 

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The rim/tire doesnt rub, except when I am backing up and turning the wheel hard. Not sure what is going on here,I have wait for the rain to stop to crawl under the car.

The Magnum forums complained about this a well.
 

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If you look at my Avatar you will see that I have the SRT wheels...There is a slight rubbing issue in the front when I turn the wheel to the left when I'm backing up. I will most likely get some spacers to fix this issue (its not a big deal). Having SRT suspension isnt going to be an issue as well if you have the Alcoa wheels.
 
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