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Old 11-12-2012, 02:41 PM   #1
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No School today, so I bought wheels and tires.

Left work today to go to school (as I usually do) then realized when I got to an empty parking lot, that school was canceled. Having nothing to do, I went to Discount Tires and finally pulled the trigger on getting some wheels and tires. Logical, right? They pricematched some Sparco Terra's for me, and gave me a screamin deal on some tires too all with 0% 9 month financing. I forget which tires, but I'll find the receipt later. The manager (who I was dealing with) said that they're some of the best all season tires they offer, with a 60k mile warranty.

DEAR. GOD. LET. FRIDAY. COME. NOW. I can NOT wait to finally have wheels worthy of my car!!! They're replacing the stock steel wheels...


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Old 11-12-2012, 02:47 PM   #2
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OH. MY GOD. I am so jealous of you right now. I want those wheels so bad. I'm subscribing because I demand you post pics! I'm almost as exited I think to finally see these on a focus, blue at that.

A set of rally armor mudflaps would really set it off to if you don't already have some.
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Old 11-12-2012, 02:53 PM   #3
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OH. MY GOD. I am so jealous of you right now. I want those wheels so bad. I'm subscribing because I demand you post pics! I'm almost as exited I think to finally see these on a focus, blue at that.

A set of rally armor mudflaps would really set it off to if you don't already have some.
Oh and pictures will come... Dont you worry about that!!! haha :P and White rally armor flaps with blue writing to accent the wheels, or blue flaps with white writing to accent the car??? Decisions decisions... Flaps have been a part of my plan from the beginning though!!
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Old 11-12-2012, 06:19 PM   #4
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I have Sparco wheels and I think you'll be really happy with them.

I was driving around a misshapen round-about one day and cut the inner curb too close. BANG, the tail kicked out. Hit the rim on the curb.

I got out to inspect the damage. I could tell where the rim hit because the tire was chewed up at that spot. I wiped off some grit on the wheel, and remarkably, there was not a scratch on them.
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Old 11-12-2012, 06:21 PM   #5
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I'll B checkin 4 pics 2!
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Old 11-12-2012, 06:27 PM   #6
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Your decision making today seems perfectly logical. What did you pay when all was said and done?
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Old 11-12-2012, 06:32 PM   #7
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1080 after all said and done. Almost exactly what TireRack quoted me at.
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No more steelie's for you, huh Matt. Don't want to be the only one on steelie's for the next g2g, huh? LOL
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exactly!!! lol :P
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Old 11-13-2012, 11:03 PM   #10
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I look forward to seeing them on Sunday Matt!!

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