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Apr 19, 8:38pm - #159645 
17" or 18" Rims

Hey guys. Do you think these rims will be better in 17s or 18s. The picture shows the rims in 18s.

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Apr 19, 8:38pm - #159646 
depends what you want
18's for show
17's for go


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Apr 19, 9:06pm - #159647 
18's

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Apr 19, 10:36pm - #159648 
Originally Posted by se7enmodgt20
18's
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Apr 19, 10:40pm - #159649 
18's for show
16's for go
17's if your undecided


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Apr 19, 10:48pm - #159650 
18s!!!

17s for undecided rofl grin


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Apr 20, 2:28am - #159651 
Why so small? 19's !!! :-)

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Apr 20, 3:58am - #159652 
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
18's for show
16's for go
17's if your undecided


haha.

18's for show
16's (or 15's) for go
17's for moderation thumbsup

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Apr 20, 7:13am - #159653 
get 18s thumbsup


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Apr 20, 7:16am - #159654 
18S I LOVE MINE grin

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Apr 20, 7:44am - #159655 
18s...


dont get 17s, i wish i didnt get mine...

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Apr 20, 7:49am - #159656 
i'd go 17 thumbsup


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Apr 20, 7:55am - #159657 
17's...especially if there are a lot of potholes like there are here in lovely pennsylvania! more rubber equal longer rim, tire, suspension life...and 17's still look sweeet

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Apr 20, 8:52am - #159658 
one thing to take into considerration.

multipiece rims look smaller (rims where the 'spokes' are in the 'middle' of the rim, instead of on the outside)

a multipiece 18" rim looks more like a regular 17".

so..if you are going multipiece, i'd definately recommened getting 18s because of this. (because getting multipiece 17s will look more like regular 16s).

its obviously just an optical illusion...but looks are what wheels are all about for the most part (sometimes they're also about weight) thumbsup

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Apr 20, 10:27am - #159659 
18 bro thumbsup


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Apr 20, 12:44pm - #159660 
18 thumbsup

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Apr 20, 2:36pm - #159661 
18's.

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Apr 20, 4:00pm - #159662 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
depends what you want
18's for show
17's for go


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Apr 20, 4:18pm - #159663 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
depends what you want
18's for show
17's for go


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Apr 20, 4:30pm - #159664 
Go for the 18" man thumbsup

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Apr 20, 4:32pm - #159665 
I say go with 19s if possible they look really good on our cars fill out the fender gap perfectly with 2 inch drop

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Apr 20, 5:37pm - #159666 
I SAY 17's man you need to have a balance of go and show


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Apr 20, 6:34pm - #159667 
Originally Posted by SiLvErGt2001
Go for the 18" man thumbsup


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Apr 20, 8:16pm - #159668 
don't go over 17", if you do you will feel like you are riding along in a Little Red Flyer Wagon down the street because your side wall is so small, 16 is the said (by magazines) to be the best mix, because you don't lose all of the cushion that the side wall provide nor do you have all of the play that the side wall causes, but hey like i've said befor it's your car [/color]


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Apr 20, 8:30pm - #159669 
18's , what site did you find them on , I like them alot.

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Apr 20, 8:53pm - #159670 
I love my 18's thumbsup thumbsup

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Apr 20, 9:13pm - #159671 
i love these debates smile


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Apr 20, 10:42pm - #159672 
What kind of rims are those anyways?


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Apr 20, 11:54pm - #159673 
I just got 17's myself and they are perfect so far...where i live 18's wouldn't work for me...i have a tight space to turn in and out of and 17's are almost too much. And as much as i would like 18's or 19's, I need my car for everyday use.

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Apr 21, 4:48am - #159674 
Originally Posted by trog2233
18S I LOVE MINE grin


18" rims thumbsup


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Apr 21, 7:49am - #159675 
Do 18s really slow you down that much?? Like very noticable or what?!

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Apr 21, 8:21am - #159676 
17" definitly! thumbsup

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Apr 21, 4:43pm - #159677 
I found the rims off tirerack.com

The rims are Kazera KZ-S and run for about $130 for a 17 and $150 for 18.

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Apr 21, 4:53pm - #159678 
18s are the way to go. They perform good and look even better. Just make sure you get the right wheel that looks good.


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Apr 21, 5:15pm - #159679 
18's. 17's are too small for the Celica IMO.

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