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Old 02-15-2012, 01:23 PM   #1
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Help with tires

I'm buying new rims and tires not sure to go with 18" or 17" rim the rims I like are only available in 18"... And for tires nitto nt555 ? Or sumitomo htr z II?

It's about 100$ difference on AM

Anyways let me know what you think about size and brand also what brand will look wider

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Old 02-15-2012, 01:24 PM   #2
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Whats the difference between 17"-18" besides the look?
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Old 02-15-2012, 01:46 PM   #3
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Whats the difference between 17"-18" besides the look?
18" tires cost a little more and have less tire options.
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I'm buying new rims and tires not sure to go with 18" or 17" rim the rims I like are only available in 18"... And for tires nitto nt555 ? Or sumitomo htr z II?

It's about 100$ difference on AM

Anyways let me know what you think about size and brand also what brand will look wider

Thanks
If ur ok with paying for nittos all the time (I am) go with the 18's. They look better. But if you really care about speed and great performance stay with 17's
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Alright thanks
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I actually have 17" 10th anny's with nittos

275/40/17 (17x9) up front nitto 555
315/35/17 (17x10) out back nitto 555r
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I have 4.10 gears I'm starting to lean more towards the nitto?
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I have 4.10 gears I'm starting to lean more towards the nitto?
My gears are still stock but have 3.73 waitin to go in..
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Are you going to do the install your self?
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Are you going to do the install your self?
Not sure...
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Let me know what price u get quoted on it I'm curious
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Let me know what price u get quoted on it I'm curious
Varies...I've seen 300-700...700 being like a complete rebuild bearings and all in the rear end

I may end up doin mine myself in the spring...
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