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Old 11-19-2013, 02:39 PM   #11
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Well sportlines are softer than a baby's bottom, so you might run into rubbing issues. It won't necessarily hurt anything, but just be aware of it.
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Old 11-19-2013, 03:14 PM   #12
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Yeah I have noticed that, I do plan to get coilovers or something more stiff sometime soon. The only time I experience rubbing is really bad dips on the interstate and it will rub the liner in the front.
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And what size wheels/tires do you have now? What is the offset?
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Pretty much stock size, 17x7 asa ar1s with et45. I'm using 215/45r17 eagle gts. Like i said it's not a daily occurrence of rubbing. It's just if I come across a bad dip on the interstate. Not only is the Sportlines are soft but I'm still using stock shocks/dampers which probably should be changed out, which I plan to do real soon as well. That's why I made this thread to find out if the 18s will fill in more gap making the tire closer to the liner. I thought maybe I should hold off on the wheels and get a new suspension set up like the coilovers or fixed suspension I been planning on getting first before the wheels.
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Well you definitely need to work on getting proper shocks and struts in there. If you keep the springs that needs to be priority #1.
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