Venza 20x7.5 wheels on 2GS? - Page 4 - Club Lexus Forums

Log In 

Venza 20x7.5 wheels on 2GS?

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-21-09, 12:33 PM   #46
DASHOCKER
Lexus Fanatic
iTrader: (2)
 
DASHOCKER's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: NYC
Posts: 12,182
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by istundra View Post
It actually looks pretty good. The wheel design flows with the fender emblem. What emblem is that?
DASHOCKER is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-21-09, 12:56 PM   #47
Baliztik
Lexus Test Driver
iTrader: (11)
 
Baliztik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: CA
Posts: 809
Default

If you like them I'd say go for it, but I prefer the lip look.
Baliztik is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-21-09, 03:42 PM   #48
istundra
Lexus Champion
Thread Starter
iTrader: (2)
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: NORCAL
Posts: 2,956
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by DASHOCKER View Post
It actually looks pretty good. The wheel design flows with the fender emblem. What emblem is that?
SportDesign emblem. Came like that from Factory.

Yes, this is a full face wheel compared to Lip wheels.
istundra is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-21-09, 04:04 PM   #49
LexFather
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Looks pretty good~
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-21-09, 08:02 PM   #50
frantinez
Pole Position
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: NY
Posts: 322
Default

Do we have any updated/actual pics?

Eric
frantinez is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-21-09, 08:05 PM   #51
istundra
Lexus Champion
Thread Starter
iTrader: (2)
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: NORCAL
Posts: 2,956
Default



Right after i had them mounted....
istundra is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-09, 10:35 AM   #52
iNS0MNiAC
Pole Position
iTrader: (1)
 
iNS0MNiAC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: CANADA EH!!
Posts: 370
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by istundra View Post
running 235-30-20. Yes 225-30-20 would fit better but i decided to go with 235's anyways. Rest assured based on the OE size 235-45-17, the rolling diameter on the 235-30-20 is almost perfect. Also, no rubs so far.
Glad to see you went with a smaller size that what you originally planed. Suits it much better
iNS0MNiAC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-23-09, 09:48 PM   #53
frantinez
Pole Position
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: NY
Posts: 322
Default

I really like them. What is your suspension set-up?

Eric
frantinez is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-23-09, 10:27 PM   #54
istundra
Lexus Champion
Thread Starter
iTrader: (2)
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: NORCAL
Posts: 2,956
Default

Tein S-Tech on Sport Design struts.

Rides great.. but not low enough.
istundra is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-24-09, 06:10 PM   #55
sakataj
Lexus Fanatic
iTrader: (177)
 
sakataj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: tenn
Posts: 15,792
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by istundra View Post


Right after i had them mounted....
looks GREAT especially comparing them to the SD headlights and SD emblem
sakataj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-24-09, 09:44 PM   #56
GS4_CS
Lexus Champion
iTrader: (6)
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: chicago
Posts: 2,100
Default

it looks good, but I think it would look awesome a bit lower..maybe a photoshop
GS4_CS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-27-09, 09:32 AM   #57
sakataj
Lexus Fanatic
iTrader: (177)
 
sakataj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: tenn
Posts: 15,792
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by GS4_CS View Post
it looks good, but I think it would look awesome a bit lower..maybe a photoshop
or maybe he could really drop it a little lower
sakataj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-29-09, 08:31 AM   #58
DangWhat
Driver
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: TX
Posts: 111
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by iNS0MNiAC View Post
I don't want to be the one to break it to you but 245/35R20 is a ridiculous size to put on a GS. That is over 5% larger in diameter. First off 245 will crown like hell on a 7.5" rim and with having a 35% sidewall it makes the tire over 1" taller in height and will rub every turn you make and no to mention through your speedometer completely off. The proper size you should be running without having any problems is 225/30R20
So what exactly is sidewall? Is this needed? I am not the best driver in the world and happen to get a lot of curb checks, I am working on being less aggressive now that I have a Lexus and not a truck lol. Will having a higher Sidewall prevent me from dinging any wheels I may get?
DangWhat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-29-09, 04:30 PM   #59
Vic Nyce
Lead Lap
iTrader: (2)
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: New York
Posts: 615
Default

damn that looks really good!
Vic Nyce is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-29-09, 04:51 PM   #60
istundra
Lexus Champion
Thread Starter
iTrader: (2)
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: NORCAL
Posts: 2,956
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by DangWhat View Post
So what exactly is sidewall? Is this needed? I am not the best driver in the world and happen to get a lot of curb checks, I am working on being less aggressive now that I have a Lexus and not a truck lol. Will having a higher Sidewall prevent me from dinging any wheels I may get?
I think you need at least 65 series sidewall to clear most curbs. The thicker the sidewall, the thicker the tire. If you are rolling on 20's, you only have about a inch or so sidewall, so this would not help you in anyway.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Vic Nyce View Post
damn that looks really good!
Thanks! I am enjoying them. Contemplating if i should lower it more.
istundra is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
20" Venza Rims on a 07 ES350? SICK350 ES - 5th Gen (2007-2012) 54 06-07-16 03:43 PM
Toyota Venza News GFerg Car Chat 84 03-04-15 10:39 AM
SC with Toyota Venza wheels bigwes SC- 1st Gen (1992-2000) 8 11-14-12 06:44 AM
Toyota venza wheels on the gs300 Supremeg56 GS - 1st Gen (1993-1997) 3 08-24-10 12:13 PM
20 inch venza GS3Thug GS - 2nd Gen (1998-2005) 2 04-29-09 04:04 PM


Tags
20, 20x75, 2gs, forums, gs400, lexus, oem, offset, rims, sale, tires, venza, wheel, wheels, widest

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:36 AM.


Copyright © 2000-2016 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved