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Old 01-08-2013, 02:50 PM   #2
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You should avoid 17x9 wheels like the plague. Especially those, and for a few reasons.

1) The offset is all wrong, they stick out WAY past the fenders.
2) They're heavy, upwards of 25lbs
3) You need to run 205/40/17 tires to even get them close to fitting.
4) You'll need to purchase a set of coilovers, camber plates, camber arms and adjustable toe arms... and again, that will only get them close to fitting.
5) In case you missed it before, they don't fit. 17x9 et24 is far from optimal.
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