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Old 07-16-2009, 05:34 PM
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Default Rims For my Crown Vic

I need some help choosing which rim to go with. there are a lot of choices so I thought I'd ask what you guys thought.
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Most folks are telling me to go with the 03 cobra rims, but after some research I learned they weigh 26 lbs. The Bullitts only weigh 22 lbs. the FR500 I could not find any weights on. But so you guys can get a better Idea on what these rims look like on the car, I have some pics from other Crown Vic owners
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This one is the same color as my Crown Vic.
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BTW I'm going 17x10.5 in the rear and 17x9 up front

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Old 07-16-2009, 05:42 PM
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Well this is a hard one for me since a crown vic isn't quite the showier type of vehicle...but I think just to go with simple and clean maybe some cobras? I think the FR500s are too edgy and overdone for a vic, and the Bullitts would demand so much attention on a vic body that I think it'd look off. But I don't know...that's a hard one.
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Old 07-16-2009, 05:43 PM
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I like the FR500s on the vics but thats what I like the look of. Good luck on choosing your wheels.
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Old 07-16-2009, 05:46 PM
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Or you could go with the older saleen style wheels with a DD in the rear.
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Old 07-16-2009, 06:28 PM
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I dont think the FR's look good at all The ones I think look the best by far are the 05+ Bullitt's

Or....... marauder wheels.

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Old 07-16-2009, 06:35 PM
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Im liking the 03 Cobra style wheels.
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Old 07-16-2009, 07:27 PM
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The bullits look good,they are lighter, and you can get them cheap too.
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Old 07-16-2009, 07:59 PM
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Bullets look good, glad to see you are going staggered...
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Old 07-16-2009, 08:33 PM
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I agree with Nick on this one.
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Old 07-21-2009, 12:29 PM
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these get my vote, they are 97 cobra style rims or WE, chrome. they got em for the marauder also so they will prolly fit your crown vic too idk

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Old 07-21-2009, 02:00 PM
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Chrome 18" Bullitt's. 18/9" front and 18/10" DD in the back. Big car needs a big meaty wheel.

PS. that white Vic is one of the ugliest things I've ever seen. Why doesn't he just get a Mustang? I mean seriously, Mustang chin spoiler on a Vic? & the badges are just funny..
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Old 07-21-2009, 06:19 PM
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Mercury murader rims imo
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