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Old 01-11-2012, 02:41 PM   #36
Mach V Dan
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Originally Posted by Jubert39 View Post
Im kinda confused. According to the first post, its states 04 STI bbs 17x7.5 weighs in at 15.7 lbs each. The 05-07 STI bbs 17x8 weighs in at 19lbs each. Does the 0.5 inch really add 3.3lbs to the wheel? DAMN!
Those weights are correct. It's not just the wheel width -- the later wheel has a 14.3mm larger bolt circle, which means the center pad is significantly wider, and therefore it weighs more.

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