A rim offset chart, also known as a rim backspace chart, is a table showing the distance between the hub-mounting surface and the centerline of the rim of different wheel sizes. The offset is what locates the tire and wh... More »

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To measure wheel offset, first determine the wheel's width, and use it to find the wheel's center line. Then, measure the wheel's backspace, and subtract the wheel's center line from it. The wheel offset could be positiv... More »

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Wheel backspace and offset measurements help in tire installation and increase vehicle track width, thus improving stability. The measurements are important when choosing wheels, tires and fenders for different car model... More »

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Find information about rim sizes, including charts, on Gemplers.com, TireRack.com and Wheel-Size.com. These sites offer resources related to wheel rim sizes, including how rim size corresponds to tire specifications and ... More »

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Wheel backspace and offset measurements help in tire installation and increase vehicle track width, thus improving stability. The measurements are important when choosing wheels, tires and fenders for different car model... More »

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Original equipment manufacturers usually stamp the wheel offset size directly onto the wheel as part of standard wheel markings. If the manufacturer did not stamp the offset size onto the wheel, use a website that determ... More »

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To measure wheel offset, first determine the wheel's width, and use it to find the wheel's center line. Then, measure the wheel's backspace, and subtract the wheel's center line from it. The wheel offset could be positiv... More »

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