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Mar 26, 3:30pm - #135880 
Anyone have pics of 7.5" or 8" wide wheels on celi?

Hey, I really want to buy the 5Zigen FN10R-C's ...however, i want the anodized look. They only offer it in 8" wide. Would that stick out to far? If anyone has 7.5' wide I would really like to see what that looks like as well!!!! THanks in advance!!!

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Mar 26, 3:31pm - #135881 
i have 7.5 one my ride 225/35/18 tires...8 will be fine...


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Mar 26, 3:55pm - #135882 
i've got 16X7.5 ssrs on mine, see sig.

they fit fine, I also just recently got 225/45/16 yoko es100's up front and have 205/50/16's in the back.

much better handlig with the larger 225's up front, less understeer and more grip, with just a tad throttle off oversteer


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Mar 26, 5:14pm - #135883 
Originally Posted by Illusive
i've got 16X7.5 ssrs on mine, see sig.

they fit fine, I also just recently got 225/45/16 yoko es100's up front and have 205/50/16's in the back.

much better handlig with the larger 225's up front, less understeer and more grip, with just a tad throttle off oversteer

Do you think that 8" would be fine though? I am ont worried about rear...just front. I don't want it to look mexican...even though I am mexican...weird. thumbsup

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Mar 26, 5:36pm - #135884 
here is a pic of 7.5. Mine rubbed on the insides when the steering wheel was turned all the was but I removed the underbody plastics later on and the rubbing stopped. I imagine that 8" will rub as well depending on the offset.

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Mar 26, 6:08pm - #135885 
mine dont rub confused what size tires you have?


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Mar 26, 6:37pm - #135886 
couldn't say off hand and I live without my car while away at school, but the they never rubbed bad and like I said I took off my body plastics and they stoped. Oh forgot I have TRD springs oops my bad!


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Mar 26, 6:40pm - #135887 
yea i have eibach springs confused


and i still have my plastic on


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Mar 26, 6:45pm - #135888 
Well forget it then. Maybe my celi is a little fat? anyway I took that stuff off for other reasons not because they rubed. Could be anything that caused the rubbing but the point is it sould not stop someone from buying cool wheels.


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Mar 26, 6:56pm - #135889 
its all about the correct offset. you can fit 8 inch wide wheels but you have to take into account the right size tire at the same time. as long as you order the wheels and tires from someone who knows what they are doing youll be good to go

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