Torque thrusts and Nitto's - Team Camaro Tech
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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old Mar 1st, 05, 05:07 AM Thread Starter
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Anyboby here know of a place that has good deals on 17in torque thrusts and Nitto tires? I want to buy them together as a set. I was thinking of 17x8 front and 17x 9.5 rear with a 245/40/zr17
front and 275/40/17 rear. For the rims I want the custom offset and the chrome centers. ANy Ideas?

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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old Mar 1st, 05, 07:23 AM
 
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I bought a set of Nitto 555's from www.discounttiredirect.com cheapest I could find them. Not sure about the TT.
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old Mar 5th, 05, 06:42 PM
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Go to your local firestone dealer and take a look at the wideoval. It is a better looking tire then the Nitto, comes with a better warranty and the price will be better. they even come with a 30 day test drive!!!!!!!!!! Can't beat that with a stick and a piece of bacon! I see that you are in the USAF, your base should sale these tiresat the auto center! Any questions, contact me

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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old Mar 7th, 05, 08:06 AM
 
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Tim Smith put together a group purchase aover at Pro-touring.com The GP was thru www.newstalgiawheels.com I just purchased a set of Boyd Coddington wheels with Nitto 555 for a great price. Call and talk to howard and tell him you are interested in the GP from pro touring. They do not list Nitto at ther website, but can get them. Howard is a super nice guy.Tell him John from Montana sent you.
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old Mar 7th, 05, 08:12 AM
 
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for backspacing i would go 5bs in the front i put on a 4.75 but it needed a .25 more, the back everyone says 5.5 havnt came in yet should be next week.
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