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I got a really good deal on avid1 wheels so I bought them 18x8+35 and got a new set of factory size 215/45/18 tires mounted. Afterwards i put them on the car and took it for a test drive now it sounds like bearing noise coming from somewhere however just had both bearings in the front changed. So I got an appointment to get it aligned but will that actually take care of the problem? It seemed like a good idea at first but maybe now not so much. I didn't realize it would change the scrub radius so much and hope the noise goes away after its aligned. Anyone have any opinions or advise? I see a lot of guys running that size so I didn't think it would be an issue. Also on stock suspension.
 

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Are you lowered? Any other suspension mods?

You will have some poke with 18x8 et 35, I think.. Also, 215/45 seems off for that wheel size. I would think 225/45 or 235/40 would work better.

I'm not an expert though.. anyone else willing to help?
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I wanted a little stretch plus its the factory size is why I went with it. All stock suspension and probably say that way the roads a r e terrible here in upstate NY.
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