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Old 06-13-2008, 02:30 PM
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Changing from stock rims?

Been looking into puttin rims on my Prelude, but its the first time I have ever changed the rims and tires on a car. I dont really trust the lists that online sellers give telling you what cars a certain rim will and will not fit on. Here are a few that I like, but I dont know about the offset.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/17-AD...spagenameZWDVW

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/17-AD...spagenameZWDVW

Any info on measurements/stats that I need to know or take into account, please let me know. Thanks.
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both of those will fit.
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Old 06-13-2008, 05:06 PM
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Does the fact that the car is lowered have any effect on that?
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Old 06-13-2008, 05:44 PM
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god damn I wish I knew...the car was dropped by the previous owner, and idk what springs are in there. The tops of the back tires are about a half inch inside the wheel well. Here are some pix, probablly more help than me explaining it.


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hmmm looks very close to my drop on neuspeed race's, which are 2-2.25", which comes out to be 1 finger clearance in the front, and 0 in the back.


you should have no problems with rubbing, cuz i ran 17x7 wheel, 215/40/17 tires and never rubbed a single time.
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yeah that is def a race drop prob. on some neuspeeds or like my old H&R's



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Alright kool, thanks for the attention and input guys. Now i just gotta pick some rims...i was gonna do a black and white theme on the car...but there are alot of people rollin around my area with the "black rim, polished lip" setup. Maybe bronze instead? unique atleast.
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thats what i want to do bronze in red
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don't do black. its getting too played out.
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don't do black. its getting too played out.
agreed! i'm tired of my gunmetal w/ chrome lip
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yea.....there are 2 ways I like rims, style wise....Few spokes with alot of space, or Lots of narrow spokes, not wire, wire is fugly ass ****, but kinda like the ADR Interspeed i linked higher in the thread. Anyone got suggestions? (Also don't want to do white, since the car is white)
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So after days of lookin around, I think I finally found my rims...can a get a check on the tire dimensions to make sure they aren't going to rub?

Heres a link to the package.
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/17-AD...1949QQtcZphoto
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those look like nice rims!


there's no GUARANTEE that they won't rub, but i'm pretty sure you'll be fine.
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Yea! Think they will look GREAT on the white car! Check out my thread about a spoon lip I'm lookin into. After paint and rims it should look awesome. The rims and tires will be a large chunk of my spending money after mounting and balancing, specially when I just dropped about $500 on a Megan header and AEM V2 intake.

Definitely worth it imo.
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Check out my thread about a spoon lip I'm lookin into. After paint and rims it should look awesome.
YOU check it out! i already replied.







oh, andddd...... you might wanna check out our June ROTM, PepsiOne's car. its pretty damn similar to what you wanna do to yours, hahaha
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Son of a bitch! I even replied to you! lawl

Anyway, yes I saw his car, and I posted on his ROTM thread that I didn't want to steal his look, but the gold on white is just far too hott to pass up.
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Too much "bling" for me =D hahaha
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Alright so I think I found my rims (again). Instead of trusting an Ebay seller, I found a website. Good price, and free mounting, balancing and shipping. Brand name wheels, and I absolutely LOVE the spoke pattern and color.

http://www.wheelsnext.com/wheels-tir...e%20Gloss.html

tell me wat ya think.
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those look fukin sexy!! :smokin:
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Yup I think those are winners. Cept they are gonna cost me alittle short of half of my spending cash (AKA half my entire savings) which would put the cost of my mods up to $1300+ and I havent even received the other stuff yet ><

Although FedEx says that my header should be here today...but the online tracking says it was last seen in Reno, NV...long ways off from NY...

my AEM V2 should be here on the 23rd....I ordered the intake 2 days b4 the header, it weighs half as much, AND i ordered from a website as opposed to the header from ebay, and its still going to come so much later??? Ridiculous.
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5 digits? I think I passed that with the purchase price of the car when I finished up my re-build a month and a half ago.... Lot of money when you sit back and think about it, but not the last penny was mis-spent. lol
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Old 06-18-2008, 06:02 PM
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i'm not including the price of the car. i'm talking parts alone
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Think I managed to butter up my parents into coughin up some of the cash money for the rims =D

Maybe I can get um to go 50/50...wouldnt that be nice.

My dads only issue is he thinks the price is too good....thinks $55 per tire for Nexen N5000s is way too low...i dont give a **** if they stole the ****in rims dad! As long as they get on my car, idc!
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PLEASE for the love of god do yourself a favor and get better tires than that!! they're sold in wal-mart for crying out loud, and if you drive your car decently hard like everyone here, you're gonna be extremely disappointed with them.

i almost totaled my car twice from shtty-ass $50 tires on my 17"s. put my stock wheels back on with falkens on them.... never looked back.
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Old 06-18-2008, 07:57 PM
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Yea I figured they were cheap. I can just upgrade the package.

Falken Ze-912 205/40/17

better? It's an extra $70 to upgrade to Falken.
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Be careful with 17's though. You're gonna get a pretty bumpy ride and are gonna have to start dodging a lot of potholes. After driving with 17" ADR Visions (or KOBE VIZ-5), I wish I got some 16's :/

But those rim's do look hella sexy
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