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gt with arch extensions. ...thoughts

Over the last year ive been looking at getting some very deep dish wheels but have found its possible on the front e.g. 18x9j et20. But on the rear this wheel would stick out of the arch and if I was to increase the offset the wheel would foul on the suspension.
So my thoughts are to fit universal arches to the rear. The std rear arch is quite flat compared to the front so thinking I might get away with it but want other peoples opinions.

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Can you not roll the arches?
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even after rolling my arches if i was to space out a 9" wheel correctly to not hit the suspension it would stick out the arch.
unless ive miss calculated and someone can prove me wrong, which ill be happy with
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Better buy a stock of wheel bearings if you intend reducing the offset by that much!
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I dunnoo. I think it would look good....always thought the GT needed slighly bigger rear fact most Alfa's do.
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cant believe people are pannicking about a set of 9" rear wheels? i had 8s on the back of a little Seat Arosa with no damge unless you drive like a moron

I also think there is enough metal in the rear quarters to flare them to cover 9's on back of a GT assuming theyre similar/same as 147 (looks to be) just would take time and patience and someone with the learnt skill, i would certainly have taken it on as customer job 3 years ago unfortunately now changed direction, ask about on other sites/fb pages for people in your area.


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Autodelta do a bolt on kit with big rear arches don't they?

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