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  1. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    I am going to be buying some new 16" wheels soon and cant decide which tires to buy. Anyone have any experience or preference between these too? Im am looking for a performance tire that will last. one that i can autocross on but also one as a DD. i like is CA so it never snows and barley rains...
  2. Mechanical Problems
    so me and my friends were driving around and they said they heard scraping while they were in the back seat im lowered on tein s-techs and have a megan rear camber kit. and when ever i get out of my car it smells like burnt rubber there is a little tire ware on the very out side tread should i...
  3. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    1st question: What do you guys think about running 40 series in the rear and 35 in the front? any issues that can tie up with this? 2nd question: what if the tires are a different brand? I have nankang in the rear, and i recently got a good deal on 2 new falkens in the front? there any issues...
  4. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    Hi! I have a 2003 Honda Civic LX 4 doors with D17A2 turbocharged engine (Brazilian) and I bought a set of OZ Super Leggera 17x7 wheels. They are very pretty and lighter than the 15'... I will use Koni Yellow in the front and back with Eibach Pro-Kit springs. The problem is, because of traction...
  5. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    just noticed a bulge on one of my 205/40/R17's From what I can read on the net, mostly everyone is saying to "immediately" replace the tire. What do you think? Any experience yourself?
  6. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    Looking at new tires for my 16X7 rims, 42mm offset. my old tire size was 205/50/16... so looking for something a bit wider.... at first my choice was 215/50/16....I got some idea of how it will look but then found that there was 225/50/16...so I wonder how that would look on the 7th gen...
  7. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    I have a set of em1 Si's that I want to throw on to my es1 but I cant decide on a tire size. Ive narrowed it down to 195/60, 195/55, or 205/50. I already have a set of 205/50 that i are practically brand new but I dont know if they are going to be too small or not(about 1" smaller in diameter...
  8. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    Who has dealt with them regarding a warranty issue? I went in today for a simple rotation and found out my front two tires were bald from the center of the tire to the inside of the tire. In other words, 2/3s of the tire is bald. They have around 10k miles on them (Falken ZE-912). The manager...
  9. General Talk
    just in case this comes into play.... i got kyb shocks and hr sport springs... say 1.75 to 2 inch drop. 1 finger gap i have 18in. Rev Rims glossy black with a chrome lip i currently have a 215/35/18 tire.... should i get a thicker profile or stay with the ones i have?
  10. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    ok i just got my first ever rims. but i got them off some guy and they have good tread but idk if they fit my 01 civic. they are 17'' rims and they came with 215 45 17 for the size. I just want to know what size everyone is using ?and if my tires would work. thanks
  11. General Talk
    so, i purchased 2 brand new falken fk452 tires from edgeracing.com. the tires came in monday, so i was excited. anways, i went to get them mounted today, and the guy that owned the shop says "there's an air bubble in that tire.". so there it was... a big buldge in the tire. no big deal, i'll...
  12. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    Hey ya'll i'm running a 205/45-17 Yokohama S. Drive and it about time for some new ones. Now i like the tire but the tread life was just not long enough for somone who drives 100-150 miles a day. I was think about getting the Yokohama Yk520 205/50-17. Any suggestions? Help me out people.
  13. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    i am running 195/60/15 right now. i am going to get some 16s and i want to know that if i buy 205/50 or 205/45 will it bring the car lower to the ground any? please let me know and if u can post pics of before and after thanks
  14. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    I searched but didn't find anything... Can I fit a 225/45/17 on my car? It's lowered with Neuspeed Races on stock struts. I need back tires desperately (BUY A CAMBER KIT!!) & my buddy's offering me tires cheaaaaaap lol Thanks in advance
  15. Members Rides
    Out with the old... In with the new, cut a sheet of MDF to fit the trunk, hinged it, it just looks brown, it is black. annnd the cargo net, perfect for transporting all my tools from jobsite to jobsite. tools in place comments, I know this has been done before, still cool. next...
  16. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    Stock 15" steelies: 185/65/R15 (15x6" ?) New wheels...16x6.5". I see most people run 205/50 or 205/45. Do you guys think its possible to squeeze a 55 in there lol. I originally didn't want to change wheel size to compromise ride quality. Btw, I have a 2ish finger gap right now in the front...
  17. General Talk
    okay this is kind of noob ... but. lets say i bought rims and tires from someone, but theres was from a focus and they had a universal 4 lug. the tires says max is 44 psi, do i put 44 ? or do i put what the car says on the side of the door ?
  18. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    Well i bought 17inch rims yesterday and I am not sure what tire size to go with. Heres the sizes the recommended 205/40/17, 215/45 R17, 225/45 R17, and 235/45 R17. Now my brother said to me today if i am goin to drop it and yes i am by only 1 inch using Eibach springs. I know that makes a big...
  19. Wheels/Tires/Brakes
    what size tire and what brand of tire should i get for my 16's?
  20. General Talk
    Just to let you guys know...Discount Tire Direct has a limited time offer, $100 off any set of 4 tires or 4 wheels. If you purchase a set of tires and wheels they will give you $200 off. This is a copy/paste from their website: Save $100.00 Instantly! As a special incentive to our online...
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