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Old 11th October 2012, 23:29   #16
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So what did you finally do? I am am sailing in the same boat. Mostly going to be used in the city only but still want to upsize. post some pictures and details if you have done it already.
Nah. Gave up the idea of upsizing. Will just add on alloys after a month or so.
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Old 22nd October 2012, 14:51   #17
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Honestly, large wheels look silly on SUVs.
Really a good one GTO. I think the same way.

Should I consider 15", what options I must look at?
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Old 22nd October 2012, 17:33   #18
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Update: Not being able to source PLC from Ludhiana. Dealers have Yokohama decibel. Do you think it's worth shifting from wanderers to yokos.
Do let me know at the earliest as I get y cars delivery tomorrow..... I mean today.
Any update on your ride?
Have you gone for wheel upgrade. Do share pictures if u have.
I am also awaiting delivery of 85 Rxl & looking for alloys,unfortunately alloy wheel designs for Duster are minimal.
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Well, I looked up on the Michelin and Yoko india website and found a tyre spec, that exactly matches.

Mich - 225/70/R15 - Latitude Cross (1.5% slower than the stock tyres)
Yokos - couldn't find one.

If you have chosen this option and using it, please provide feedback.

Also, any estimated guess on how much the company provided alloys and tyres after 50 kms of usage will fetch me @ Bangalore?
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The Duster with 17" MOMO's wrapped on Pirreli P7's ;

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Old 9th November 2012, 11:35   #21
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Deep dish rims wrapped on stock Wanderers ;

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^ Spotted @ Renault thane workshop
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Old 10th November 2012, 07:56   #22
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The Duster with 17" MOMO's wrapped on Pirreli P7's
I am also looking for alloys for my yet to come Duster.
I will be keeping the stock tyres & only wheels will be changed.

Any suggestions guys.
Keep them coming.
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I am also looking for alloys for my yet to come Duster.
I will be keeping the stock tyres & only wheels will be changed.

Any suggestions guys.
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What color ?

If white/black ? look for smoked / stealth look i.e. Black aftermarket alloys

^ this idea will suit only RxE / RxL Variant as these will not be having silver inserts on areas like door handles, ORVM etc

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Old 12th November 2012, 01:05   #24
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What color ?

If white/black ? look for smoked / stealth look i.e. Black aftermarket alloys

^ this idea will suit only RxE / RxL Variant as these will not be having silver inserts on areas like door handles, ORVM etc
Well color would be white or silver & variant would be RXL.
I am also thinking of going for smoked or black machined ones.
Thanks for the suggestion.
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Hi guys, I'm planning to get alloys for my yet to come duster (110RXL Woodland Brown). I plan to retain the stock tyres and just change the alloys. What is the specifications of the alloys I need to get? By specifications, I mean

Alloy width = 6J?
PCD?
No of holes? - I think this is 5 hole.

Any other things I should look out for? Stock size is 215/65 R 16, right?

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16" MOMO Quantum wheels, running on STOCK MRF Wanderers ;

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Old 12th January 2013, 23:38   #27
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Hi guys, this is my first post on TBHP!!!
I too have booked 85PS RxL(O) and waiting for the delivery. I am thinking of replacing stock tyres with Micheline. Micheline's website suggested me to go for MICHELIN Latitude Tour HP. Since this is a perfect match for the stock tyre size, I am hoping that ride quality wouldn't drop and also hoping that these tyres would be a bit less noisy than the stock tyres. Is anyone using these on their Dusters? Would it be the right choice?
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Hi everyone,

Eagerly waiting for my Duster 110 PS RXL (white). Hope you guys really having fun with your Dusty.

Well find below friend of mine's similar 110 PS RXL which he took delivery 2 months back. He did upgraded his tyres and some painting job on bumpers.

I am planning to do similar painting jobs and regarding tyres i am bit confused so i might stick back with the stock tyre itself or else upgrade to 235/60/16.

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Tyres - Hankook Dynapro 235/60/R17 40k
Wheels - After market one, sort of Chinese make budgeted one at 28k.
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Old 3rd May 2013, 17:36   #29
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Hi Karan,

I am considering the MOMO Quantums for my jetta. Can you pl let me know your feedback on these alloys. Thanks in advance.
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Old 13th May 2013, 17:45   #30
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Hello All,

My Duster is some two weeks away. Hope to take the delivery by End of this month.

I checked with a Michelin Tyre Pluse shop, they said, they don't have any for duster ! Well, I don't believe that.

Could some one tell me what tyres are this one :http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/attach...ianandrus0.jpg

When i search I could find only this :http://www.goodyear.co.in/tyres_view.asp?category=suv

Could some one help me ?
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