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Old 04-08-2012, 12:15 AM   Thread Starter #1
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What do you guys think of these? I might be buying these off a family member. Don't know the Specs about them yet. All I know is that they are 20s
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Old 04-08-2012, 12:35 AM   #2
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Are they staggered? That's a 275 tire and might cause some rubbing in the front if they aren't.
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Old 04-08-2012, 12:38 AM   Thread Starter #3
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I'm not sure. How would I fix the rubbing?
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I'm not 100% certain that you can as it would be more to do with the tire hitting the control arms when you're steering. I would see if you can test fit them first and check that clearance, if you're good there then a fender roll would do the trick. But, I would wait and see what some of the other members have to say maybe someone has pulled it off. I'm basing my guess off of an OLD Sport Compact Car article where they had a 350z that they did a bunch of handling tweaks to and it ran I want to say 275 all around and the tire brushed the control arm at full lock.
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Old 04-08-2012, 12:48 AM   Thread Starter #5
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Hm, Okay, well I hope there is a solution. I really like the look and getting a good deal on them.
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Find out specs an get back to us, everything else is all speculation until we have numbers
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Old 04-08-2012, 01:50 PM   Thread Starter #7
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They are staggered the tires on the front are 245. I will be getting the rest of the numbers from him this evening
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Old 04-09-2012, 02:23 PM   Thread Starter #8
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So I decided to not go with these. I think I want to get 18s. I think 20's would be too big and look silly.

So I was thinking of maybe getting 350z 18s or after market what do you guys think?
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A lot of members run 20's, including myself and they do not look big at all. I think 18s would look too small IMO
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I can't make up my mind on what I want. I was thinking 19's but then rubber would be more expensive than 20's maybe ill get 20's and if i don't like them I'll sell them
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Ive had both 19's and 20's . With 19's the ride feels better but tires are expensive. 20's look good and tires aren't expensive at all. Just find out the specs on the wheels, size and offset and we can give you better info if they will fit.
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Can you get a test fit? Family member right?
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Old 04-09-2012, 04:18 PM   Thread Starter #13
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Not any more. I told him I didnt know what I wanted to do yet so if he got any offers just to sell them. He sold them last night.

I really like how the G37's look on our cars but a lot of people have that and I want to go for a different look. Don't really know what size I want tho.
Wish this stuff was easier and wheel visualizers do help but you cant really say if you like them or not unless they are put on the car.
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We could meet up, I've got 20's on.
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We could meet up, I've got 20's on.
Do you like them? Is the ride rough? Are you lowered?
I am planning on getting some tiens sometime this summer.
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I was thinking of maybe going with something like these.
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I'm on Teins. The ride is definitely a little more harsh than stock... just gotta steer clear of potholes. In the summer I would only rock 20's, they just look right.
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I'm on Teins. The ride is definitely a little more harsh than stock... just gotta steer clear of potholes. In the summer I would only rock 20's, they just look right.
I posted 2 wheels that I like above but im leaning towards the first set. What do you think?
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I posted 2 wheels that I like above but im leaning towards the first set. What do you think?
I like the first set also but in all silver. Not feeling the black and silver.
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I dont like either of ones you posted, just me though
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