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SmutasticGT
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SmutasticGT Feb 16, 8:31pm - #401695 

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thinking about retiring my 17's for GTS 16's

What do you guys think? should I stick with my custom painted 17's and get a Tein S tech 1.4in drop or downsize to stock gts 16's and an Eibach sportline drop which is about 2in? heres a pic of my car
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Eman Feb 16, 8:47pm - #401696 

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are those 5zigens?

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GTS02 Feb 16, 8:57pm - #401697 

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Why would you want to go smaller. I think you should retire you 17's for 18's, and then buy a kit wink
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SmutasticGT
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SmutasticGT Feb 16, 9:16pm - #401698 

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haha

and those are icw racing dv 8's
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GTS_Rosh Feb 16, 9:26pm - #401699 

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Don't go backwards! Otherwise next you'll be like ... "lemme take my Injen SRI out and put my stock box back in!" tongue

Just get the TEIN and it will look tight! thumbsup
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SSCarbonGTS Feb 16, 10:33pm - #401700 

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keep them and go with teins thumbsup

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mrluilou Feb 16, 11:41pm - #401701 

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dont go smaller thumbsup

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Polykarb Feb 16, 11:45pm - #401702 

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OMGWTF AFTER ALL THAT WORK JEFF...don't do it.

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celicajonz Feb 16, 11:45pm - #401703 
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teins r da bomb!!!!!!

Originally posted by A_Bathing_Ape:
I hit, what else, oh plus dome.
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Polykarb
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Polykarb Feb 16, 11:46pm - #401704 

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Originally Posted by SSCarbonGTS
keep them and go with teins thumbsup


yeah no shit, his ride would look nice! thumbsup thumbsup Bring the GT over to my place whenever you get the S-Techs and we'll throw'em on!

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ChubbyCox Feb 17, 5:11pm - #401705 

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Originally Posted by Polykarb
OMGWTF AFTER ALL THAT WORK JEFF...don't do it.



yeah

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BaTMaN_4 Feb 17, 5:46pm - #401706 

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Keep 17s and get TEIN springs yourock
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Pimp_Juice Feb 17, 6:14pm - #401707 
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Dont do it. Jus get the Teins. I've never heard anyone goin an inch lower on the wheel size unless its 2 get more wheelspin on the track.

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rem Feb 17, 6:18pm - #401708 
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lol, up to you jeff spineyes
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RavynX Feb 17, 7:07pm - #401709 

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Some people may downsize if they think 17" give too harsh of a ride and want more sidewall to cusion the ride. Also, if you live where the streets are horrble, 17's are easier to scratch/bend from curbs and potholes. =P

I'd stick w/ the 17's and don't go any higher. Riding on rubber bands doesn't look too good. grin

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SmutasticGT Feb 18, 1:26am - #401710 

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haha ight guys i jsut ordered my teins so they will be here in a week or so, its great i can always count of you guys to give me an honest answer thumbsup
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