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Jul 23, 1:40pm - #30209 
17'' or 18''?

What do you think would look better on a silver Celica GT, a 17'' or 18'' rims?


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Jul 23, 1:44pm - #30210 
It all depends on the type of roads you drive and on how worried you are about bending a rim.

17s for looks and more sidewall protection

18s for better looks but you have to drive more carefully

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Jul 23, 1:44pm - #30211 
18"'s if you got tha money, but seventeens are good too as long as you get good low pro tires 4 em thumbsup thumbsup, but it's ur choice grin


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Jul 23, 2:08pm - #30212 
17's, nicer ride, less chance of fuckin up your wheels, and you still have a show look.

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Jul 23, 2:47pm - #30213 
these are 17s

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Jul 23, 2:47pm - #30214 
full car

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Jul 23, 3:02pm - #30215 
I just put on 18"s about two weeks ago and would not go back. It's not as rough a ride as I anticipated. Just be sure to get a quality brand if you go 18 because you DO increase your chances of tweaking the rim as you go up in size. Volk, RacingHart or Enkei are my faves. I have Enkei RS6s and love the look.


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Jul 23, 3:40pm - #30216 
THE BIGGER THE BETTER!!!!! WHEN IT COMES TO LOOKS AT LEAST. ANYTHING UP TO 19 WOULD BE NICE.


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Jul 23, 3:49pm - #30217 
get 18's without a doubt or 19's

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Jul 23, 3:51pm - #30218 
Originally Posted by RicePowered
It all depends on the type of roads you drive and on how worried you are about bending a rim.

17s for looks and more sidewall protection

18s for better looks but you have to drive more carefully


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Jul 23, 5:44pm - #30219 
thx guys, I think i'm leaning more toward the 18''. Hey lanceg33 do you have a pic of your celica with your 18'' rims that you can post? Thx again for all your input.


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Jul 23, 5:48pm - #30220 
ssgsky I do like your rims also, sweet rims


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Jul 23, 6:20pm - #30221 
Originally Posted by RicePowered
It all depends on the type of roads you drive and on how worried you are about bending a rim.

17s for looks and more sidewall protection

18s for better looks but you have to drive more carefully


get the 18s. I was thinking of buying some 19s, just wondering why do you have to be more carefull about em?


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Jul 23, 8:25pm - #30222 
Originally Posted by jgmx
get the 18s. I was thinking of buying some 19s, just wondering why do you have to be more carefull about em?


a couple reasons.. for one, the tire will necessarily be thinnner and you run a higher risk of denting the rim if you hit a pothole hard. second, since your tire won't hang over the side as much, you run a higher chance of curb rash


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Jul 23, 8:38pm - #30223 
Go with 18" 's thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup

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Jul 23, 9:17pm - #30224 
go with dubs...lol j/k 17" IMO thumbsup

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Jul 23, 10:24pm - #30225 
both are nice...it is up to you...i am going to get 18's for better showing.


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Jul 24, 1:35am - #30226 
i personally like 18's on a celi grin thumbsup. 17's arent bad though rice.


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Jul 24, 2:19am - #30227 
I got 17's cause the streets here suck and i didnt wanna bend my rims! They would look better with a drop

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Jul 24, 4:25am - #30228 
18's slow you down


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Jul 24, 5:19am - #30229 
yeah, I'm getting 17's cause the beach streets here are bad.

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Jul 24, 5:32am - #30230 
18s all the way...they look sooo much better grin thumbsup

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