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DreamEvil 06-01-2009 12:46 PM

Getting new Rims/Tires used
 
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What do you guys think of these rims/tires the tires are avo M550 A/S so they seem like they are pretty good tires and here is a picture of the rims

basco 06-01-2009 01:12 PM

the rims look good...but the tires look like they could be worn out cant really tell from the pic...but what size are they

newtothegame 06-01-2009 03:27 PM

I like the rims, just not a fan of the color.

basco 06-01-2009 03:53 PM

yeah but gold looks so sexy on black cars

pb-king07 06-01-2009 07:59 PM

I dont know if it's my comp screen but i can see how much tred is left on the tires.

04paulieWRX 06-01-2009 08:41 PM

gold on black is going to look [U]hot[/U]

newtothegame 06-01-2009 10:44 PM

Man Im the odd one out. I dont like gold rims on ANYTHING, lol. White on the other had, HELLZ yeah.

man show 06-01-2009 10:58 PM

They kind of remind me of 2nd gen Mitsubishi Eclipse GS-T wheels... not in a bad way though. What size are they?

DreamEvil 06-02-2009 01:41 PM

Sorry bout the delayed response tires actually look brand new basically tire size is 225/45/zr17 and as for the rim they are RAYS gram lights 57c with a polished lip not sure about the rim size though I don't really know much bout rims I am assuming this is the size 17/7.5?

I was never a big fan of the whole gold rims either but these have started to grow on me picking them up in like 2 hours or so, I figure if I don't like them I can always repaint them at some point but so far I am digging them just gotta see how they actually look on my car.

basco 06-02-2009 01:49 PM

how much did u get them for?

DreamEvil 06-02-2009 02:02 PM

800 for all 4 rims/3 tires and then I bought the matching tire for 120 I believe so 920 total, Supposedly they stopped making the rim and he claimed the polished lip is like extremely rare that he never seen another person in the area with the same rims/polished lip so that kind of made me want them even more, and also he said for the rims alone they were 1900 dollars when they were brand new so pretty good deal I'd say.

baller_v24 06-02-2009 04:26 PM

Yea man, so slap them on and post a pic.......unless you have to get them balanced.

basco 06-02-2009 05:28 PM

holy crap those were like 600 per wheel when I was looking for rims

DreamEvil 06-02-2009 05:28 PM

Yah, I need to wait till tomorrow for the 4th tire to come in and then I got to get them balanced and get the 4th rim put on the 4th tire...I shouldn't need a wheel alignment tho right?

basco 06-02-2009 05:42 PM

It's always good to have one done when you alter anything suspension related


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