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    Car height difference...

    If i were to buy 215-35-19 wheels and tyres, and my current is 215-40-17, would i be right in saying my car would be 5mm under 2"s higher than it is now???...and if i lowered her 30mm, she would still be 15mm higher than now??
    Would it still look like it's on stilts with my bodykit??? or would it look ok?
    Can someone PS the 19" VXR wheels onto my car for me by any chance.
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    It would be 5.3mm higher.
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    Cheers Mike, reckon 30mm will still make it look too tall?
    30mm lowering and i might get away with archwork, apart from trimming the front lining.
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    here is a pic of my car and wheels.

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    Looking at Babs' wheels on ebay then Jamee.

    IMO, with your kit mate, if you put 19's on it and lower it 30mm it'll look ok
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    might be.. lol
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    May be slightly lower than 30mm, but looks good


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    Nive one mate.
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    Do it Jamee. You could even arrange to come to our meet at the end of this month to collect them
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