Full size spare wheel (18")

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Perky
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Post by Perky »

I know there was a discussion about the sizes of the temporary spare and full size wheels but I am more interested to know if anyone has actually tried to fit an 18" wheel into the spare wheel pan.
T4 AWD Oct 2019

GRAF
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Post by GRAF »

The temp spare will be on a smaller rim - 16 or 17” - but with a high profile tyre such that the rolling diameter is the same as the normal road wheels. The well isn’t deep enough for a full size spare to fir.
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JFDIT
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Post by JFDIT »

This topic was covered a few months back. Do a search for the thread. My factory fitted space saver has a diameter 4" smaller than the standard wheel.

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