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Vuj311 04-07-2012 09:01 AM

Just ordered the MSR 045 rims in Hyper black
I just ordered these rims yesterday and idk which tires to get..what do you guys think..should i get the conti dws or....? im looking for summer tires because im gonna use my stock plasti dipped tires as winter sets

pkj099 04-07-2012 09:05 AM

^ 17's or 18's?

Vuj311 04-07-2012 09:20 AM

17s because i feel like the 18s would rub when i get my coilovers and i slam them

WhiteT5 04-07-2012 09:25 AM

The DWS is an all-season tire. It's a very good all season tire, but it still makes some compromises in the handling department so that you can at least get around in light to moderate snow if necessary. It's my tire of choice because while we do get snow here every year, it's never enough to justify having winter tires.

What you probably want are the Continental ExtremeContact DW. Kumho and Hankook are both building pretty good summer tires nowadays as well, if you're on a budget.

Vuj311 04-07-2012 09:30 AM

i meant dw's lol my brother has the DWS on his svt focus and loves them.. i do too but i already have tires for the winter

BlazedReaper 04-07-2012 10:21 AM

my favorite tires ive driven on were probably my goodyear fortera's but i really enjoy my nexen n5000 that i have now

only downside to the fortera's is they seemed to wear quickly

dave2521 04-07-2012 10:53 AM

Where did you buy your wheels and do you mind posting pics of your stockies plasti dipped?

Vuj311 04-07-2012 11:50 AM

i got them from elite wheels on ebay and heres the link for my plasti dipped wheels

Joey D 04-07-2012 12:46 PM

The Conti DW's are great tires, I had a set on my Cooper and they offered a huge bang for the buck.

Vuj311 04-07-2012 12:52 PM

i think i might stick with the dw's.

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