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Old November 28th 2005, 16:29
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BBS 17" wheels onto the type3 Squareback

Since my bug is not going anywhere and its rims have still M+S (winter) tires on them, I thought I'd try them on the square: They fitted

Since these are 7+8,5J x 17, that was very much a (pleasant) surprise
Damn, it almost immediately looks a GL now



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Old November 28th 2005, 16:31
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As you can see, it only - just- fits!

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Old November 28th 2005, 17:51
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very sweet wally....cant wait to get some big wheels on my Notch
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Old November 28th 2005, 18:43
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That looks pretty good.
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Old November 29th 2005, 00:00
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I really like those wheels too. What are they? What are the offsets?\

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What is the offset on those wheels? I'm looking for the same dimension for my Type-34 Ghia too.

You wouldn't have the picture of the Square with those wheels anywhere?
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I'm new on here but am trying to get ideas for my squareback
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Quote:
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I'm new on here but am trying to get ideas for my squareback
As requested:



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Old May 20th 2006, 05:53
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Oops... Sorry.. I guess it must have been too late when I read this thread...

Thanks!
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Old May 20th 2006, 09:34
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Hi Wally

Not saying anything bad about your Type 3, but "wheels make the car" It just looks so right with those wheels./

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Old May 20th 2006, 10:18
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You're totally right Steve. Like I wrote earlier, I sold the car, so no worries

Oddly enough, all of my cars (1303, 412) I have put these wheels under, looked 100% better with them...
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