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Old 6th March 2010, 01:48   #2851
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That Fortuner looks a bit cheap!
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Old 6th March 2010, 13:00   #2852
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will changing to such a size hamper the off road abilities of the Fortuner?
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Old 6th March 2010, 13:03   #2853
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will changing to such a size hamper the off road abilities of the Fortuner?
Yes. Torque will decrease considerably. However, these cars are rarely taken offroad.

also the lower profile of the tyre will damage the el cheapo looking alloys big time during an OTR.
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Old 7th March 2010, 00:19   #2854
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Hey everyone. There are some great wheels on this thread. I first became a member of team-bhp looking for a review for the beat. Browsing through this thread is what made me lust for alloys on my car. So i finally got my set of wheels and here are the pics. And i guess this must be the first beat upgraded to alloys on the forum

Momo corse 14" alloys
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You definitely need fatter tyres, buddy!
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Old 7th March 2010, 14:54   #2855
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Its my uncle's sold out pajero with OZ wheels. No idea about the cost. sorry for all poor quality pics. took with a 2 MP cam fone. :(




& He finally bought his dream ride which has its OEM wheels. The H3



I am yet to upgrade my swiftys stock shoes & wheels

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Old 7th March 2010, 21:36   #2856
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That Fortuner looks bad and cheap with those wheels, bad choice for a nice looking machine.
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Old 7th March 2010, 22:07   #2857
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Here is my rims Guys.
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Old 7th March 2010, 23:50   #2858
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Hey Whizzkid can you tell me what profile is that H3 running on ?
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Guys after i got the rims & tyres whenever im doing 120-130 the steering vibration & a lot of bubbling is there. I've got the balancing done thrice but the problem is still there. Please help.
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Guys after i got the rims & tyres whenever im doing 120-130 the steering vibration & a lot of bubbling is there. I've got the balancing done thrice but the problem is still there. Please help.

Rotate the wheels and see if the problem persists.

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Old 8th March 2010, 19:00   #2861
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Hey Whizzkid can you tell me what profile is that H3 running on ?
It runs on 285/75R16 All terrain shoes
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Old 9th March 2010, 22:55   #2862
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Mine's a sparky with SSW alloys model s093 black with red lip.
Highly inspired by latheesh's ride
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Old 9th March 2010, 23:15   #2863
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You are forcing me to post better pics of my ride. 100% Credit goes to Nikhil for suggesting and sourcing the wheels, I just paid the money that's it.
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Old 11th March 2010, 09:49   #2864
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Hey Guys, Im pretty new to TBHP but very old with "Infatuation for Cars" !!

Model - Santro Xing '07 (Limited Edition)
Alloys - 15" Versace alloys
Rubber - 195/45/R15 Nankang Tyres
Cost - 32K
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Old 11th March 2010, 10:19   #2865
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Welcome to TBHP.

I think this is first santro I have seen with 15 inchers and 45 profile.
Howaz the ride quality, pretty harsh/stiff, I suppose!!!

BTW, good design on wheels, goes perfectly well with the car.

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