Originally Posted by swamp2
Isn't this simply another grey area?
Lugs are another concern but the wheel bearing issue and lugs are a separate issue. You know the problem it is more with OEM wheels. OEM clearances are very generous for mud or snow or anything else and give poor looks.
The additional width in discussion has very little effect - at most times, we're spacing out at a max 15mm (approx 0.5in).
Most times OEM wheels are going within a 12-15mm window from stock specs, not much at all.