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front brakes 98 sl500

i have a 98 sl500. I got a set of miro rims that fit with no issues on back but front hit the brake calipers! Need HELP on finding a thinner caliper and if i have to change the rotors so be it but please help. I tried a spacer too and the rims still hits calipers.
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You should always check the diameter and ET of any replacement wheels!

What is the diameter and ET of these Miro wheels?

Smaller calipers are not an option on such a powerful car, and too wider spacers will stress the steering joints.

EDIT: looking at the Miró website, none of their wheels were ever produced for the R129 models. I think that you'll have to try and sell them on.

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