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eclipseturbogsx
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Mar 26, 10:37pm - #426479 
Deepest dish rims on our Celicas?

I'm buying rims soon and i want to go with something deep, but usually i just see them on rear wheel drive cars. Maybe a 2 1/2 inch lip? I want something really nice and sit's flush or maybe a little bit in the fenderwell without getting a widebody kit. Anyone have any ideas? Anyone with pics of deep dish rims on celicas?

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Mar 27, 12:34am - #426480 
Satoshi has the deepest rims I have seen.

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Mar 27, 12:35am - #426481 
thanks for the pic, but yeah, like i said, no widebody.

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Mar 27, 12:36am - #426482 
Sparco Dpecs
They might clear without a widebody. He has spacers on anyway.

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Mar 27, 12:44am - #426483 
that is how deep i want it to be..thanks for the pics.

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Mar 27, 1:53pm - #426484 
Check out the Motegi DPK's they are cheap if you get them here:

www.rim1.com

They have full sets of 18's for like $510 in chrome, gm, hyper, silver. Nice.

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Mar 27, 1:59pm - #426485 
thumbsup thumbsup

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Mar 27, 2:38pm - #426486 
If you have the cash for some custom rims, judging from measurments made on my own car, you'd get a pretty decent lip if you get yourself 8,5x19 all around - with a 25 offset up front, and a 20 offset on the rear wheels. I think even 20/15 would work. I've got a 30 offset right now, and even that gives an OK lip:

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Mar 27, 3:16pm - #426487 
My Deep Dish Rims...

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Mar 27, 3:19pm - #426488 
Originally Posted by eclipseturbogsx
that is how deep i want it to be..thanks for the pics.


That pics comes from satoshi's custom widebody so that fender isn't stock, so it will stick out a bit. Plus those rims are about $2k

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Mar 27, 3:23pm - #426489 
Better picture...

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Mar 27, 3:25pm - #426490 
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Mar 27, 3:26pm - #426491 
Alternatively, you could go with a rim made specifically to have a big lip even tho it's not that wide. Like TSW's thruxton rims:

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Mar 27, 3:41pm - #426492 
wow those are kidna spiffy thumbsup

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Mar 27, 3:51pm - #426493 
Originally Posted by StilezGTS
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i love these rims. mine have like an inch lip...

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Mar 27, 5:38pm - #426494 
^^^ I have those Tires I love them smile PZero

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Mar 27, 9:36pm - #426495 
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i have no spacers. 4 inch lip.


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Mar 27, 11:19pm - #426496 
^^^ dish tasty tasty tasty


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