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Oct 23, 8:33pm - #307761 
18's w/ TRD springs

Does anyone have pic's with 18's and TRD springs? This is what i'm going after but i wanna see how much of a gap there is. I like the bimmer look where the tire is right at the fender. Suggestions are welcomed too. thanks


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Oct 23, 8:48pm - #307762 
i dont have a picture but it should look fine

i think its a one inch drop all around

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Oct 23, 9:13pm - #307763 
its a 1.25 all around.

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Oct 23, 9:45pm - #307764 
here are several pics of 3 cars with TRD springs and 18" wheels (most of the wheels use a 40 series profile--just fyi)

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Oct 23, 9:51pm - #307769 
Originally Posted by JAY-C
where the tire is right at the fender.


this also has a lot to do with the tires sidewall..not just the rim size. for instance the stock tire is is 205/55/16 and obviously this leaves a big gap. but if i were to increase the sidewall to let's say 205/65/16...i would pretty much have my tires near the fender (not that you would want to do that..but you could).

as i already mentioned..most of the pics i posted used a 40 sidewall for their tires (such as 215/40/18) and it looks like they accomplish what you want to do for the most part thumbsup

i've seen celicas with 19s with a 35 series profile that pretty much did the same think, btw spineyes

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Oct 23, 10:03pm - #307770 
that red celi with an APR wing and no kit puke

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Oct 24, 4:26am - #307771 
^^ my thoughts exactly

...but i thought it was important to include it bc i dont know if the user who madet this post has a body kit already or even intends to get one in the future...so its good to see how low the TRD springs will drop your car without a body kit thumbsup

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Oct 24, 4:44am - #307772 
lol yeah the red celi look like shiit

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Oct 24, 5:16pm - #307773 
that black celi looks like shit with those flat black rims. puke


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Oct 24, 5:51pm - #307774 
Hey thanks for the pics yeah i'm getting a kam front bumper and RMM side skirts. Would you suggest the TRD spring or maybe there is a nicer drop that looks nice with 18's?


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Oct 24, 6:13pm - #307775 
Originally Posted by fonz182
that red celi with an APR wing and no kit puke


dude thats my car

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Oct 24, 7:01pm - #307776 
Originally Posted by JAY-C
Hey thanks for the pics yeah i'm getting a kam front bumper and RMM side skirts. Would you suggest the TRD spring or maybe there is a nicer drop that looks nice with 18's?


kam front & rear with rmm sides is tasty...thats my favorite non-widebody combination thumbsup thumbsup

the TRD springs will work good for that combo...i also like the tein s-techs (1.5" all around). tein is an awesome company that makes some great, reliable springs...not to mention they usually cost much less than other brand-name springs (such as TRD, eibach, & hks)

anyway: kam & rmm tasty

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Oct 24, 7:05pm - #307777 
Originally Posted by cycocelica
Originally Posted by fonz182
that red celi with an APR wing and no kit puke


dude thats my car


shutup jeff, thats sk8ndoc's car tongue

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Oct 24, 7:12pm - #307778 
lol, either way damn, it needs a kit long before that wing. spineyes

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Oct 24, 7:35pm - #307779 
i personally prefer wingless grin

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