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Volkswagen Polo Service & Repair Manual: Overview - Rim

Overview - Rim

1 -  Rim Flange
Stop for the side tire bead
2 -  Hump (H2) on Both Bead Seats
Prevents the tire from slipping off the bead seat when driving around tight curves
An extended hump (EH2) is required when using run-flat tires. Refer to → Chapter „Identification“
3 -  Bed
Makes it easier to mount the tire
A -  Rim Width
Distance between the tire contact surfaces on both rim flanges
Dimensions in inches
B -  Rim Diameter
Distance between the rim contact surfaces on the opposite tire shoulders
Dimensions in inches
C -  Offset
Distance between the vertical wheel center and the inner wheel contact surface
Dimensions in mm
D -  Pitch Circle Diameter
Circle diameter where the wheel bolt holes are located
Dimensions in mm
E -  Center Hole
Enables centering
Dimensions in mm
Rim Information
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Identification
There are several specifications located on the rim. The following examples shows the rim identification: Replacement parts number: 6E0 601 027 A Size of ...

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