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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old May 24th, 07, 07:06 PM Thread Starter
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Unhappy Ride quality

Anyone experienced a very rough ride after switching to 17 inch wheels ?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old May 24th, 07, 07:23 PM
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Re: Ride quality

you stiffin up your ride when you go to a low aspect ratio. The tire has a lot less flex(great for handling, not so good if you want a caddyesq ride). short of going back with the 15" or 16" you had, there is not much you can do.

69 x-11..LS1, 420.88 horse to the tires,750 Holley Ultra DP, Torquer V2, darksides headers, PRC heads, 10.8:1 compression, forged bottom end, 5 speed. 2008 King Ranch F150 4x4.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old May 25th, 07, 06:23 AM Thread Starter
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Re: Ride quality

May need to do some suspension upgrades .Dont want to trash the car.
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