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Old 08-29-2004, 07:17 PM   #1
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seen these rims?

anbody seen these rims?



and how do you think they would look on my DSG ?
or do you think i should go saleen 17's
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ive seen them before on a white car, i dunno if they would look too great on dsg tho because you might just have too much color blending, i say go saleen chrome 18s
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ive seen them before on a white car, i dunno if they would look too great on dsg tho because you might just have too much color blending, i say go saleen chrome 18s
i would but 2 problems 1 money 18 chrome waaaay too much and my brakes would be waay to small for them
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i would but 2 problems 1 money 18 chrome waaaay too much and my brakes would be waay to small for them
ahh brakes could handle it...didnt your parents buy your car? if so where did all your money go lol
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ahh brakes could handle it...didnt your parents buy your car? if so where did all your money go lol
yeah they bought my car but my money went into exhaust and intake and i didnt have much more than that, you sure the brakes would be ok everyone i've talked to said i would need better brakes, and i plan to drop it about an inch 18's wouldnt rub would they?
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they shouldnt rub unless u get a massive tire in there, and with a decent size tire they would only rub on sharp turns. i have never heard of such a thing about needing better brakes, sure its more weight to stop but its still gonna stop, put 18s on my bros maro and he has no problem stopping with stock brakes.
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id ask around more first about the brakes thing if you ever do get 18's but i just cant see why you would need better brakes.
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i've seen that design
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Eventually..you'd need new brakes. But for a while you'd be fine IMO. It'd probably just wear your stock brakes faster if nothing else.
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are those gunmetal? ive never seen cobra R's in any other than polished, silver, and chrome. thats crazy. pretty cool, but i dunno about 18's... bigger the diameter, the more expensive the tires are. itll catch up to ya in the long run.
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I think those would look awesome on my Stang though.

Anyone know where you can get them other than eBay.
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are those gunmetal? ive never seen cobra R's in any other than polished, silver, and chrome. thats crazy. pretty cool, but i dunno about 18's... bigger the diameter, the more expensive the tires are. itll catch up to ya in the long run.
yeah thats why i was wondering about them
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dont like DSG... those would just look dirty on it.... photoshop em and see for sure.
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i was gonna do it but there is no good pics to photoshop
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