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superderk May 25, 1:33am - #184720 

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i got my rims today!

all i can say is it was a surprize. they center hub was too large by about 1/16 of an inch, so i ended up grinding down part of the calipers (gt) about 1/8 inch. these rims look really good i think, lightest ive ever experienced.
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Virgilson May 25, 1:35am - #184721 

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MptGlw69 May 25, 1:39am - #184723 
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They look real nice. thumbsup
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CeLlYgT04 May 25, 1:48am - #184724 

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Looks awesome eek
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mastro543 May 25, 1:53am - #184725 

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more pics thumbsup

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superderk May 25, 2:00am - #184726 

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Originally Posted by mastro543
more pics thumbsup
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superderk May 25, 2:01am - #184727 

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also put on my tyc reds
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superderk May 25, 2:02am - #184728 

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if you look closely you can see where i grinded the caliper away from the center hub of the rim.
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psychomunkie May 25, 2:04am - #184729 

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wow those looks really good!
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GraSSRooTs May 25, 2:07am - #184730 

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Thin spokes. Diffrent, but looks pretty damn good. Love WW on a Spectra Blue Celica. thumbsup
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TrewCelica May 25, 2:08am - #184731 

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I love those. thumbsup
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spaztikid May 25, 2:08am - #184732 
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looks awsome...

clean the car and get some shiny pics grin thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup
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superderk May 25, 2:09am - #184733 

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Originally Posted by spaztikid
looks awsome...

clean the car and get some shiny pics grin thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup


i had that car spotless for a car show on sunday...well...late sunday night it POURED...so its dirty yes...and i will update everyone with a clean car...when i clean it

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Firestorm May 25, 2:16am - #184734 

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lol, i hate those type of rims so sorry but i think they are gross puke but hey if you like them, thats what counts thumbsup
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superderk May 25, 2:19am - #184735 

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Originally Posted by Firestorm
lol, i hate those type of rims so sorry but i think they are gross puke but hey if you like them, thats what counts thumbsup


what is it you dont like about them? im curious for your opinion.

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Anonymous May 25, 3:12am - #184736 
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look really nice...love those

just seems a little hollow in those wheels...need some larger rotors, like "bluebatmobile" has on the Z thumbsup
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superderk May 25, 3:22am - #184737 

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Originally Posted by XplodCelica0708
look really nice...love those

just seems a little hollow in those wheels...need some larger rotors, like "bluebatmobile" has on the Z thumbsup


i totally agree...i plan on it sooner or later. first i need to lower it, then exhaust probably. when i lower it, i will paint a lot of that stuff a glossy black so it doesnt look quite as bad.

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00GTShope May 25, 4:34am - #184738 

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^^^^ that's what I was just going to suggest. Paint the calipers black... I painted mine black... looks great. Are those 17's?

looks good though. thumbsup
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superderk May 25, 4:36am - #184739 

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^^^^ yep...205/40/17

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OBi3 May 25, 4:36am - #184740 

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Those are tight!! Now you need a big brake upgrade!! thumbsup

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Traviesa86 May 25, 4:36am - #184741 

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looks good! thumbsup

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OBi3 May 25, 4:36am - #184742 

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Oh...and the TYC's kick ass too!! thumbsup

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superderk May 25, 4:46am - #184743 

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Originally Posted by OBi3
Those are tight!! Now you need a big brake upgrade!! thumbsup


how much is a big brake upgrade anyway?

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JBing May 25, 5:32am - #184744 

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nice thumbsup never seen spokes like that b4

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superderk May 25, 5:32am - #184745 

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Originally Posted by JBing
nice thumbsup never seen spokes like that b4


me either...which is why i thought they were so cool looking

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NorwayGT May 25, 5:34am - #184746 

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how much do they weigh?

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superderk May 25, 5:35am - #184747 

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Originally Posted by NorwayGT
how much do they weigh?


i honestly dont know...but i have definately never felt lighter weight ones...then again the shop i work...most ppl get chrome rims

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SSCarbonGTS May 25, 2:45pm - #184748 

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Brian63 May 25, 3:39pm - #184749 

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Isn't it funny how once you get something such as rims you need something else...such as break upgrade. Its the never ending cycle.
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YoshiVS May 25, 3:57pm - #184750 

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Too thin for me, but pretty good thumbsup

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Veilside May 25, 4:14pm - #184751 
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looks good thumbsup

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SaddY May 25, 4:20pm - #184752 
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To small for me and hell that is a bad fit :S
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Sarge03 May 25, 6:09pm - #184753 

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Looks nice... not really my style though. Whatever trips your trigger!
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SPec_ceLICA May 25, 7:49pm - #184754 

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Looks good dude...I would have went with 18's myself to help get rid of the gap in your wheel wells...But for sure paint your calipers...Keep it up thumbsup

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GTQuentin May 25, 10:17pm - #184755 

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Nice looking rims. Looks good to me. Yea you and i need a drop. My teins r here and should b on soon.
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morris May 26, 7:15am - #184756 
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Originally Posted by XplodCelica0708
look really nice...love those

just seems a little hollow in those wheels...need some larger rotors, like "bluebatmobile" has on the Z thumbsup


In the meantime, paint callipers & rear drums (1 day and less than $10) thumbsup Red will look good! Don't you think? go to... Brake Callipers - How to paint

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celicaboy May 26, 7:06pm - #184757 

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nice needs to be lowered though
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