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Q: Will wheels from a 2016 jetta fit my suv?

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Trying to see if the bolt patterns match
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Hello. Unfortunately these wheels will not ...

Hello. Unfortunately these wheels will not work. Even if the bolt pattern was the same the offset and backspacing of the wheel would be wrong. This would cause some series issues in the way the vehicle drives if you were even able to get them mounted. You need to make sure that the wheels that you use on your vehicle are made for a rear wheel drive powertrain.

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