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bozodaklown
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Jun 7, 3:54pm - #193984 
Question about wheels...

Lets say i buy a set of 17 inch rims w/ tires to match changing from a stock 15 in, do i need to buy anything else or is that all i need?

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Jun 7, 3:59pm - #193985 
Nope, all you need is your rims and tires. A drop would be nice to because you don't want to look like a 4x4. 17's are too small for the Celica IMO. 18's are best.

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Jun 7, 4:01pm - #193986 
as long as the wheel/tires are properly balanced, it would be simple swap. I would recommend getting some tuner lugs with wheel locks.


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Jun 7, 10:08pm - #193987 
yeah just new tuner style lug nuts and locks.

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Jun 8, 9:35am - #193988 
i was wondering if you were to go with 18' instead of 17's on a GT will you still be able to move around freely , for example doing u-turns without rubbing aginast the wheel well

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Jun 8, 10:38am - #193989 
^ aslong as the offset on the wheel is between 35-45 mm, you won't have any problems with doing u-turns.

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