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      10-25-2012, 07:02 PM   #1
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Question Opinions???

I currently have black miro 18's. I really don't want to lower my car so I'm thinking about going to 19's. What do you guys think?
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The bigger the wheels, the more it accentuates the wheel gap. But I guess with black wheels you can't really see anything anyways so it doesn't matter.
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+1. Getting 19" won't make the car look lower at all. The smaller sidewall on the 19" tire makes the car look like its riding higher.
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      11-05-2012, 11:22 AM   #4
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The bigger the wheels, the more it accentuates the wheel gap. But I guess with black wheels you can't really see anything anyways so it doesn't matter.
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