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      01-22-2013, 01:16 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by slicer View Post
You can pull the camber pins in the front and achieve the camber you will need. "Need" might not be the right word as you may not need the camber with your offset and it depends which tire you choose. I had 275mm AD08's (very wide tire) on et 22 wheels and Eibach springs which required the camber for looks and to eliminate rubbing. I do know that you will absolutely be able to make 275's fit in the front.
Thanks. Always a bummer that there's not really a way to try before you buy with tires (though with enough forethought I guess it shouldn't be necessary).

I've seen a bit about tramlining with wider front tires. In your experience, for a car that's a DD, how bad is it? Are we asking too much of the stock power steering system? Also, I assume your rubbing was on the outside edge of the tire and camber brought the tops in to avoid? Assuming your wheels were 9.5", ET 26 should be a bit farther in already?