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CelicaGTGirl09
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Jan 26, 12:43am - #91063 
Help meee...I need RIMS! =/

I really need rims, but I'm not really that educated about them! I know I'll need to get a wheel and tire package. I want chrome..and I think I can only afford 17's..I don't want 18's cause wouldn't they lift my car more? I'm about to get it lowered 1.5''..and what do all those numbers mean!! Ahhhh... cry Help..


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Jan 26, 12:49am - #91064 
Well, have you picked out what style rim you want? If not check out wheelmax.com


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Jan 26, 12:51am - #91065 
whoa slow down. first of all if you want some rims i would suggest you get a set in mind. then find out what size they come in (diameter, width, offset) then go wheel shopping, most places offer nice 17' wheel packages. if i could give you some adive please look around before you choose chrome.


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Jan 26, 12:53am - #91066 
18's wont lift your car. 40 seires tire is almost stock height & a 35 will lower the car 1/2" at the most.

BTW chrome puke

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CelicaGTGirl09
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Jan 26, 1:01am - #91067 
What color of rims would look best on a solar yellow celi? I've looked at styles already..Just wanting opinions.


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Jan 26, 1:02am - #91068 
I personally like black or gunmetal rims with a polished lip...

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Jan 26, 1:03am - #91069 
Yellow is a tought color, I've seen some yellow cars with white & black rims & they look pretty good.

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Jan 26, 1:06am - #91070 
Aaah!

Chrome and yellow, I'm blind! Too bright! spineyes

I think that good old silver would be the safest color pick here. Not nearly as bright as chrome, but darker than white (which I think is too light in contrast to the yellow).


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Jan 26, 1:15am - #91071 
yea i'm diggin the silver..or hypersilver..i'm on wheelmax.com..anyone care to give me opinions? grin

1. 17.7 Hyperblack Giovanna Saporro wheel and tire package $699
http://www.wheelmax.com/Wheels/Giovanna/saporrohb.gif

2. 18x7.5 Hypersilver Exel BK-7 wheel and tire package $899
http://www.wheelmax.com/Wheels/exel/bk7hs.gif

3. 17x7 Silver Exel TZ-7 wheel and tire package $699
http://www.wheelmax.com/Wheels/exel/tz7.gif

or hey..to match the yellow..how about these?
http://www.wheelmax.com/Wheels/exel/pakyw.gif

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Jan 26, 11:12am - #91072 
Personally, I like #2, just my opinion though! thumbsup

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Jan 26, 1:58pm - #91073 
Originally Posted by CelicaPrincess
I personally like black or gunmetal rims with a polished lip...


Yup thats how you wanna go about this. I would say black with a yellow celica, I think it will go good with your light colored car.


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Jan 26, 2:00pm - #91074 
why do all girls want chrome??? confused ..uh besides the few, the brave,the non ricers laughsilly

but if you want chrome

you really pick somethin out and then we can work out into your price range


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Jan 26, 4:16pm - #91075 
Originally Posted by CelicaPrincess
I personally like black or gunmetal rims with a polished lip...

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Jan 26, 4:31pm - #91076 
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
why do all girls want chrome???


I don't...

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Jan 26, 7:25pm - #91077 
i personally love these rims thumbsup thumbsup

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Jan 26, 7:31pm - #91078 
Originally Posted by CelicaPrincess
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
why do all girls want chrome???


I don't...



i don't either! chrome is puke

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Jan 26, 7:46pm - #91079 
The "HyperBlack" does not look like it has any black in it

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Jan 26, 7:49pm - #91080 
www.rimstop.com has awesome prices too.

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Jan 26, 7:52pm - #91081 
Originally Posted by Angelica
Originally Posted by CelicaPrincess
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
why do all girls want chrome???


I don't...



i don't either! chrome is puke


yea you guys are the reason that i wrote "the non ricers" as in the non ricers dont like chrome

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