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Old 04-08-2007   #1  
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new wheels today.. opinions wanted!

like em better than the old ones?

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here are the new ones:





got em cheap locally for $600. 17" ICE cool racing (bada$$, ebay) with "General" ZR tires.

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i liked your old ones better
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Not bad, dont think I remember the old ones. These arent anything special, but they work well with the car. Fix that dent on the drivers side *crings*
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i like the new ones
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Re: new wheels today.. opinions wanted!

I like em i just dont like the gills on your rear lip..
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I like the new rims more.. not crazy about that rear lip tho
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Re: new wheels today.. opinions wanted!

I like the new ones better for sure... I also love the xenon rear lip on ur car. Wheres your exhaust tho? cant see it in the pic
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Definitely the new ones. Throws in a more luxurious look to the vic. Good choice man
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i like em
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i think i wouldve gotten that door fixed first..... i like the rims alot
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Re: new wheels today.. opinions wanted!

The new are more "Classy" but the rear lip is bad. So they kinda even each other out.
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Re: new wheels today.. opinions wanted!

thanks for the input guys!

im surprised so many of you dont like that rear lip. imo, its the nicest rear lip they make for these cars, and i did A LOT of research. anybody who sees it in person is always impressed! no exhaust. when i bought this civic i knew the engine was weak. not worth spilling money into that (also- i dont like to fall into that fart cannon stereotype). i had a conservartive chrome tip, but they always get rusty even tho they claim "stainless steel".

this summer i will get a t2001 front bumper.

yeah, the door is actually worse than that, i touched that photo up wiith photoshop cuase its emberrasing. some biatch hit me on the highway, of course she had no insurance. she never paid so i sued her and won, not a cent in 2 years now... ist our legal system great? if she moves out of state, shes clear.
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like the rims but not the rear lip
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Re: new wheels today.. opinions wanted!

I don't think the gills in the rear lip are too bad, as long as there aren't actually holes there, but I think the dual exhaust holes that absolutely dwarf your actual exhaust combined with what looks like either a fake diffuser or just a inverted wing are definitely out of place... it looks like you don't even need one exhaust hole but there is two of them.... why? argghhhhh :head assplodes:
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Re: new wheels today.. opinions wanted!

I like the wheels and the rear kit. The front looks a bit naked though in comparison to the back.
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i like the rims a lot, they're kind of the look i'm going for once i get money for it. hahah thumbs up.
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new ones are way better
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the car should look amazing with the t2001 bumper! the new rims look good.
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i think the old rims go better with your kit. but i like the new rims better
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They are nice - but I liked the old ones better.
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The new ones look much better.
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Re: new wheels today.. opinions wanted!

new ones look nice, but I've always been a fan of mesh rims. I have a set of enkei mm2's on mine
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you looking to sell the old ones? , bc i would be interested
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I like the old ones better, probably about 5 minutes less to wash per wheel.
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you looking to sell the old ones? , bc i would be interested
also if your not interested ins elling them what brand are they and where did u get them?(the old ones)
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nice, both look good
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