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    Is anyone using smaller profile tyres on their Audi a4 B8 avant?

    Factory recommended are 225/50/r17 , but looking 225/45/r17 that premium brands are like 20 cheaper per tyre.

    I know the speedo be about 3% less than actual ect, but would I have any other issues to be aware of? Thanks
     
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    How wide are the wheels ?

    235 45 17 is a nice size .
     
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    I believe standard 17" , has 225/50/r17 tyres fitted.
     
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