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NEED HELP WITH TIRE SIZE!!!! #449547 Aug 17, 2:01am Aug 17, 2:01am
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2004 silver toyota celica GT
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2004 toyota celica GT
Christopherthorn OP
2004 silver toyota celica GT
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2004 toyota celica GT

Joined: Aug 2013
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TX
NEED HELP WITH TIRE SIZE!!!!
okay I just bought my celica it is a 2004 gt which is suppose to come with 15 inch rims so why is there 16 inch Toyota rims on it nono so are these rims from a gts cause they look like they are made for a celica?


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Re: NEED HELP WITH TIRE SIZE!!!! [Re: Christopherthorn] #449548 Aug 17, 2:17am Aug 17, 2:17am
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You bought a used car which the previous owner had replaced the stock steel/hub-capped 195/60/15 or 16" dual-spoke aluminum alloy wheels with customized (gun-metal/black) GTS single-spoke GTS wheels.

I think the problem is either you are looking at FACTORY STOCK specifications and trying to compare them to what's on your new used-vehicle -- or you were sold something which was advertised as stock and you got a free upgrade.

There is nothing wrong with having GTS wheels on your GT. Enjoy your upgrade thumbsup

Also, if I recall correctly, mainly the GTS models were pre-equipted from the dealership with genuine Action Package body kit installed. The chances are, that if you have a GT with an Action Package body kit installed, the previous owner was the one who had the work done, and quite possibly did additional work to it as well, such as the wheels.

EDIT: check this link https://www.celicahobby.com/forums/...ns-and-Options-GT-vs-GTS.html#Post449235
And this one, too: https://www.celicahobby.com/forums/...e-Size-Speedometer-Error-Calculator.html

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