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Old 07-16-2008, 12:14 PM   #1
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Is that true that putting 17" wheels on wrx will make the car more twitchy. Someone told me that the car will be attracted by holes in road more with bigger wheels.
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17's are not the cause for that feeling but, the tire selection can easily cause tramlining
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Old 07-16-2008, 03:46 PM   #3
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Will it be worse on 17" than on 16" ? By the way, I have Eagle F1 GS-D3 tires.
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The F1 GS-D3 is not known to tramline excessively .... another thnig I didn't mention earlier is that a low offset wheel will also contribute to the problem you described
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so it depends more on the tire then the size of the rim?? for example would a 17" with a eight wide tire be good? what ads the the twitchyness? the width or the size??
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