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Old 09-17-2012, 07:41 PM   #1
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2012 FX4 Off Road Edition!

Not really, I just test-fit my leftover Blizzaks on my new 15" Voxx rims--they look pretty tiny on there, but they still look decent, and it should settle a little bit.
The tires cost me nothing (they were on the old Protege5), and I got 4 wheels, mounting kit with Gorilla splined lugs, and hubcentric rings for under $400 delivered. Just because they're snow tire doesn't mean they have to look bad.

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Old 09-17-2012, 07:49 PM   #2
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those wheels do look real small but you are right for snow tires who cares
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Old 09-17-2012, 08:04 PM   #3
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Why would you get something so vastly different over the OEM size? It's really going to mess with your suspension geometry not to mention your transmission, odometer, and speedometer.

A 195/55/15 would make your speedometer read 8% to fast.
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Close enough for me, also it was a recommended size on Tire Rack. Plus, they were paid for 8 years ago!
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is it just the Titaniums that have disc brakes on the back?
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SEs with Sport, SELs, and Titaniums.
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is it just the Titaniums that have disc brakes on the back?
For 2012 Any SE Sport, SE SFE, or SEL and Ti all had four wheel disk brakes.

In 2013 only the SE SFE, SE Appearance Package, and the Titanium have four wheel disk brakes.
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SEs with Sport, SELs, and Titaniums.
You forgot the SE-SFE, just saying.
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is it just the Titaniums that have disc brakes on the back?
SEL has them too.

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dang should have upgraded to the SE sport, I hate the look of drum brakes and just drum brake in general
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