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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-21-2019, 06:41 PM Thread Starter
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2017 Niro LX - rims & spacers

Any one here use aftermarket rims ? im thinking of putting 18" rims on my niro, only issue is ill
have to add 1" spacers to get them to fit, what are the cons of doing this??


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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-21-2019, 06:56 PM Thread Starter
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this is my 2017 niro, I haven't put the set on yet had to wait for the spacers and get new tires, i guess

we will see if or how bad it affects my mileage and performance, im no crazy driver but i love my

50+ mpg i get here lol


these rims are originally off a Subaru....
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I'd check your choices at a tire store. As OEM wheels are available in 18", not sure why you would buy a set that needs a spacer.

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i got a **** of a deal, had to get the spacer because the rim touced the caliper, so im adding a 1" spacer
im trying to see if any cons to using spacer w/ a niro i know people do it all the time on hondas to

get the wheels look flush
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" these rims are originally off a Subaru...."
Wow, those Subie rims look great on your Niro!
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