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do the alloys from 147 fit to GT?

i got my 18" alloy cracked so had to buy some replacement asap and bought 17" off 147, put them on the car but they seemed to be way "inward" like they were smaller in width,driving was affected as car was a bit pulling to left,no rubbing or any other noise and the wheels have a good clearance with calipers, do i need to buy spacers or refurb my 18"s? or what size spacers do you use guys?
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The offset is different between GT & 147/156 wheels.
GT use the same offset as GTA as they have the wider arches.

If you get spacers, you'll need longer bolts to suit.
5mm difference in offset, but you may want to go further.
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They'll fit just fine. Same center bore, same PCD, same caliper clearances etc....

Offset and width are probably different, hence the wheel look more sunken into the wheel well.

The GT wheel arches haave more clearance than the 147, so the biggest concern going down in wheel size is caliper clearance but you'd know if this was an issue pretty quickly!

Odd handling feeling is probably a combo of thinner track width, and wear on the tyres of the new alloys.. Inner shoulder wear can feel pretty terrible to drive on!
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Will 4 wheel alignment fix handling issue mate?

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Will 4 wheel alignment fix handling issue?
How did you crack the 18" rim?

Your alignment could be out, but changing wheels doesn't change the alignment.
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i hit the kerb but not too much to damage anything in suspension just side wall of tire and alloy,checked the alloys last night and yes they are smaller,the mystery is that it is not pulling at all when i put 18"s back on it (with a spare tire on rear)
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Are the 17" all the same offset?
Look at the markings on the wheels for "ET" followed by a number.
There are versions of some of the styles in the 147 offset and GT offset and some people have ended up with mixed sets...
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