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HELP!! What rims should I get?? (Think i decided.)

Ok, I think i've decided what I want, high quality but not too expensive. I love em, they're serious race style, no excessive bling.
Here is two photoshops on my car.



Frickin A I can't find a nice set of gold rims that aren't too expensive that have the right bolt pattern.
Rims i've looked at:
Advan T6 - Wrong Bolt pattern, No 4x100 in 18 inch


Advan Super Version 2 - They don't make the 4x100 in 18inch? I guess??


SPsports Gravity GullFlame -Wrong bolt patter, only 5 lug only


Volk GTU's -Too expensive


Work VS-xx - Still too expensive



Does anyone have any idea where I can find a sweet *** set of gold rims for about 400 a rim???!!?
I don't want 5 spoke designs, too common....18 inch any ideas?

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what color is your car?
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Re: HELP!! What rims should I get??

any JDM rim is expensive, plus 85% of JDM rims arent made in 18'
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Originally Posted by Kevbotron View Post
what color is your car?
My car is Kustom Shop/Restoration Shop Fire red pearl:


Although it looks lighter in person.....and I'm thinking about re-painting it.

.....damn I'm so indecisive....

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Re: HELP!! What rims should I get??

hmmm with that color I would go with a black rim IMO... I think a gold/bronze rim wouldn't work so well, but that's me.
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hmmm with that color I would go with a black rim IMO... I think a gold/bronze rim wouldn't work so well, but that's me.
I know it sounds strange, but it really looks tight....



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Re: HELP!! What rims should I get??

I agree that gold would look pretty good on your car. I'd go with that, it's different. I do think, however, that 18" is almost too big for a 7th gen. Maybe they're trying to tell you something by not offering anything that big in a 4x100. Go for some nice 17s, they'll be slightly cheaper, and prolly look better.
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^^ good find!!

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Re: HELP!! What rims should I get??

how will your car look when its all done? lip kit? body kit? the car will look odd if you get a super aggresive looking rims for a mildly built car, vice versa. am i making any sense???
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Re: HELP!! What rims should I get??

black rims are getting played out. gold is starting to dominate..and it loosk better and better. keep searching man theres tons of 4 bolt pattern golds out there. did u liek the kind varner had..i forgot what they were called. works equip? i duno. gold ftw though!
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Re: HELP!! What rims should I get??

im looking at gold ones too,, i got my eye on some gram light 57s
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Re: HELP!! What rims should I get??

Originally Posted by AmbulanceMonkee View Post
I agree that gold would look pretty good on your car. I'd go with that, it's different. I do think, however, that 18" is almost too big for a 7th gen. Maybe they're trying to tell you something by not offering anything that big in a 4x100. Go for some nice 17s, they'll be slightly cheaper, and prolly look better.
I'm beginning to agree with you on the whole 18" thing, I also think that they will be lighter as well. which is good. Ever since I posted that S15 with the Advan RGII's I'm thinking I might get those.....I did a photoshop with them and they look really nice.


Originally Posted by blinknfgkicks View Post
Wow, that's a nice set thanks for the find. Although it's not quite what I'm looking for. REeeeeealy nice gold color though, nice and bold.


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how will your car look when its all done? lip kit? body kit? the car will look odd if you get a super aggresive looking rims for a mildly built car, vice versa. am i making any sense???
Yeah I completely understand what you're saying. Trust me I have an aggressive enough body kit and paint to match what I'm doing. It's cool.


Originally Posted by D17sRuNtunable View Post
black rims are getting played out. gold is starting to dominate..and it loosk better and better. keep searching man theres tons of 4 bolt pattern golds out there. did u liek the kind varner had..i forgot what they were called. works equip? i duno. gold ftw though!
Hell yeah! I think black is coming to the end of it's cycle, at least for me....
I was looking at the work wheels, they're cool, nice color and everything, but it seems to me to be a little oddballish for my tastes. Although very nice on his car! YaY Gold FTW!


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axis reverbs
Haha, that's funny because I just sold my old rims to another person on this board, and they were Axis Reverbs. Really nice wheels and good price too...I think i'm done with the 5 spoke though. Good suggestion!


Originally Posted by 1sykcivic View Post
im looking at gold ones too,, i got my eye on some gram light 57s
Gram lights are also nice too, buuuuut I just didn't see any styles that I liked alot. Good choice though.
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if u erally want my opinion? none of them ahahah. i like first ones. thats all. and ****in do my panels! jesus!
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Heh, you and those panels...I'll do them for you....in photoshop! Ha ha Just messin yo
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Ok I think I've decided, Here is two photoshops what do you think?
It's Advan RG II's 17 inch is ok with me, they're light, and rare.... Gold, functional it's all good.

DISCLAIMER!: This is just a photoshop, so it's just to get an idea on what it's going to look like. Peace out.


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those are sick. dont listen to any one that says those are not good. get em and u willl be happyy
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those look liek a 5 lug. theyd be nice if they were 4
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those are sick. dont listen to any one that says those are not good. get em and u willl be happyy
Yeah dude, without a doubt. For me it was like, as soon as I saw them I fell in love! Ha ha.


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those look liek a 5 lug. theyd be nice if they were 4
Yeah those pictures are five lug, just because it's a photoshop.... When i actually get them it'll be 4 lug. Good observation though
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Re: HELP!! What rims should I get?? (Think i decided.)

you notice that if you do get those rims for your civic it wont look like that cuz of our offset.......
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I don't understand why everyone thinks that the rims in the picture is going to be the rims that I'm getting, it's just a photoshop. Which means that it's a conecpt, not the actual picture. I appreciate your concern, but I'm 100% sure I will be satisfied with my purchase, so it's all good.
I'll put a disclaimer on it, so no one gets confused! Haha
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the photoshop is nice, u want opinions? u got em. Get a rim u like thats all
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^you got that right. DAMN! I can't wait to get these on order!
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