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05-16-19, 01:06 PM
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Posted By nathantse

Yep. We got it off. Tried like 10 fittings...

Yep. We got it off.

Tried like 10 fittings before we found the right one.
05-14-19, 04:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By nathantse

Went to my buddies at the dealership and they...

Went to my buddies at the dealership and they were able to get the wheels off with this 19mm from harbor freight.

looked like some sort of thin wall socket.

On a side note, I got the new tire...
05-14-19, 08:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By nathantse

I was able to find those too. But the yellow one...

I was able to find those too. But the yellow one seem to have some mixed reviews, that it is not thing enough.

The black one looks like it may work -- reviews look decent.

*Also never had a...
05-13-19, 08:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By nathantse

It it helps the mechanically smart folks... this...

It it helps the mechanically smart folks... this is the lugs set with specs: https://www.coyoteaccessories.com/lugs/lug-nuts/871145blk
05-13-19, 07:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By nathantse

HELP - Lug Nut Key =\

Hello Guys,

Ran into some issues taking off my wheels...it turns out I had missed place my socket for these nuts.

They are regular HEX (cone shaped) lugs 12mmx1.5mm. Any know where I can buy a...
05-13-19, 12:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 723
Posted By nathantse

Well.. a discovery. I measured my fronts at...

Well.. a discovery.

I measured my fronts at 8/32 and rears at 5/32. I believe the tires come new at 10/32 (or 11/32, idk for sure) -- with only 10K miles wthhh.

Gonna jack up the call to...
05-13-19, 08:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 723
Posted By nathantse

Ventus12 evo2 (k120). Sq setup. 235/35/19. ...

Ventus12 evo2 (k120). Sq setup. 235/35/19.

I'll have to get the guys there to check if it's better to replace 1 or 2. My driving is very moderate, my oem stocks lasted me 30Kish miles.

Read...
05-13-19, 08:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 723
Posted By nathantse

Yeah..damage is on the front right. I'm going to...

Yeah..damage is on the front right. I'm going to get it replaced today at America's tires, with the same hankooks.

I'm hoping to just have to replace the 1. The miles on these are mostly hwy. I...
05-12-19, 08:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 723
Posted By nathantse

I have the hankook v12 evo2.. they seem to have...

I have the hankook v12 evo2.. they seem to have very weak side walls...I had curbed my OEM tires before. And damage was not as significant.

Your right.. I could just do 1 tire. But would it matter...
05-12-19, 06:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 723
Posted By nathantse

I will not think the thread is low. Most of my...

I will not think the thread is low. Most of my miles come from HWY driving..

But, I guess for my peace of mind. I'll replace two, and put them in the rear.

*Also, had another tire eat a nail...
05-12-19, 05:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 723
Posted By nathantse

Another question comes to mind.. should I replace...

Another question comes to mind.. should I replace tires in pair or just the one?

This set has ~10K miles.
05-12-19, 04:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 723
Posted By nathantse

Yeah, in your case, cords weren't expose.. From...

Yeah, in your case, cords weren't expose.. From the looks of my damage, I think these are the cords showing a bit. =\
05-12-19, 03:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 723
Posted By nathantse

Tire Side Wall - Is it done?

Hello Guys,

I done messed up, and made a sharp turn and hit a curb.. my front tire side wall got damaged...(so did my rim)..

Is it a goner? It looks like cords are exposed..

Tires have about...
Forum: Car Chat
01-10-19, 11:38 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 13,570
Posted By nathantse

Similar question. What is consider "loud"for our...

Similar question. What is consider "loud"for our cars?

I have the fsport performance one from factory, I figure it would be a quite one of the bunch.
Forum: Car Chat
01-08-19, 11:14 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 13,570
Posted By nathantse

Sooo... what if we have performance exhausts from...

Sooo... what if we have performance exhausts from factory?

Like what taktiks mentioned, all the M cars, F cars, super cars will come LOUDer than usual from factory.. Guess its going to the...
09-21-18, 11:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 847
Posted By nathantse

I'm running 19 x 8.5 +35, 235/35 (Hankook V12...

I'm running 19 x 8.5 +35, 235/35 (Hankook V12 too).

Lowered on fsport shocks/springs, no rubs.
09-21-18, 10:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 905
Posted By nathantse

I'm running 19 x 8.5 +35, 235/35/19 squared. RWD,...

I'm running 19 x 8.5 +35, 235/35/19 squared. RWD, lowered on FSPORT shocks/springs. No rubs at at all, but then again, suspension is only a mild drop lol.
09-05-18, 09:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 953
Posted By nathantse

Looks good for a DIY! Been driving for the...

Looks good for a DIY!

Been driving for the past couple days now. Commute about 40 miles daily, avg 65-70mph. No problems so far.

Daily psi is just like the other tires!
09-02-18, 04:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 953
Posted By nathantse

Yes, they will as long as its not near the side...

Yes, they will as long as its not near the side wall.
09-02-18, 03:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 953
Posted By nathantse

Yeah, I have read that nowadays most shops will...

Yeah, I have read that nowadays most shops will only do patches or patch-plugs, which cost ~$40-50 and requires unmounting the tire and patching the hole in the linings. Also would take 45 min- 1...
09-02-18, 02:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 953
Posted By nathantse

24 Hours Later. Checked in the morning and...

24 Hours Later.

Checked in the morning and the PSI is the same as I have left it ~36 at cold start. Putted around town and went as high as ~38 psi in CA summer weather (80ish degrees).

Snapped...
09-01-18, 09:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 953
Posted By nathantse

That's great to hear. Glad you had success with...

That's great to hear. Glad you had success with plugs and also a DIY!

I paid $15 for this job, and the guy seems very genuine as well. I do hope its not one of those "you get for what you paid...
09-01-18, 08:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 953
Posted By nathantse

Yeah,...

Yeah, https://www.hankooktire.com/us/services-tips/tire-warranty/replacement-warranty/passenger-light-truck.html

But only if its deem un-repairable is when Hankook will replace free of charge.
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09-01-18, 07:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 953
Posted By nathantse

Need Inputs: Plug fixing a Tire

Hello Guys,

Today, I woke up to a lower psi tire, I thought it was because I haven't drove the car in a day or so, and the fluctuation of temperature caused the TPMS to go off. It was ~29 psi, vs...
09-01-18, 01:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,825
Posted By nathantse

Reviing this thread.. So today, my TPMS...

Reviing this thread..

So today, my TPMS shows this tire was low. ~29 psi at cold start, which is odd since everything else was about 34-35 psi.

Did a inspection and found there was a nail in...
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