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Josh Reel
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Nov 15, 6:19pm - #3668 
tire and wheel size

ok im about to order 17x7 motegi mr7's in gunmetal...with 215/40/17 capitols

are these a good safe size ... i just need some opinions before i spend the money...and im gettin the lugs tires mt/bal. and rims for $1142 with tax...what yall think

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Nov 16, 10:39pm - #3669 
hm... i jut learned how to do this yesterday so you may want to wait for more replies...

the GT's 15" alloys are 195/60R15 which has a final diameter orf ~24.21in, the 215/40R17 you have spec'ed has diameter or ~23.77

divide 23.77/24.21 = ~0.9818, and from what my informed friend told me you are safe under 2% so yeah this combo should work fine and won't screw up your suspension settings... by my calculation at least... smile


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Nov 18, 5:35am - #3670 
cool dude thanks...what does eveyone think of the setup...and would it look good


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Nov 18, 9:28am - #3671 
I have 17' MR7's with 215/40/17 . I think they look great. I got the lugs, mt/bal, warranty on the tires and some other crap as well, for 1100.

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