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mokchui
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mokchui
1999 Yellow Toyota Celica
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1999 Toyota Celica

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Hong Kong
Mar 2, 2:00am - #115509 
Rim

Hi all, I am a new comer. I have a Year 2000 Celica and now I am considering changing the Rim. I plan to buy a 17" Titan from OZ
http://www.ozracing.com/usa/car/index.php?fam=1&wheel=21

I would like to know what is the optimal wheel width (7.5 inches or 8 inches?) for my car? I was told that the wheel offset is 35mm and I use a 225/45 tire? I have no idea on the effect of these on the performance of my car and will appreciate if anyone can give me some advices.

Thanks a lot!


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mokchui
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mokchui
1999 Yellow Toyota Celica
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1999 Toyota Celica

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Mar 2, 2:05am - #115510 
I am sorry, the width of this rim should be either 7" or 8". BTW, what are the pro and cons of having a Rim (and hence a wheel) that is wider?

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2002 custom blue Toyota Celica
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Mar 2, 2:51am - #115511 
i'm not a big oz fan i like racing hart or 5zigen those two companys are great and i wouldn't go 8" wide rims because you can have rumbing probs and 17"s won't hurt ur perf to bad

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Mar 2, 7:30am - #115512 
not digging the wheel, but go with 8" wide if plan on dropping it an 1", go with 7.5" if you plan on dropping it a lot. this way you wont have to worry about your wheels rubbing with you fenders

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