October 19, 2012, 1:32 pm
I am after opinions please.
I don't want to heavily modify my car. 1.6 3 door sport 55 plate
Sick of the huuuuge gap between arch & tyre. Is it better to buy 17s or better to lower 30/40m & stick to my 16s??
October 20, 2012, 4:29 pm
personally, I would stick 17's on, but still lower it, but not slam it. would look awesome mate
October 21, 2012, 12:30 am
You can either bung on 18's which will look good and also fill the arch a bit more or go for an eibach lowering kit which will drop the suspension by 3-4cm.
October 21, 2012, 3:57 am
18's would work yeah, and look really good actually
but won't that knock his speedometer out of sync?
October 21, 2012, 4:01 am
The Speedos always read over anyway so most likely 18's would make the Speedo dead on.
Best way would be to run them with a satnav on and check speed that way.
On 16's mine always shows 3mph under the Speedo reading.
October 22, 2012, 1:53 am
ahh right, ah well, go up to 18s mate lol
probably wont b able to lower it much tho, but with wheels that big, wont need to.
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