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any one else try these...

Nitto NT 555 G2's on their 930? How do you like them? Just picked some up today. Philip
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Phillip what size are u running?

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Got those. Love those.
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phillip what size are u running?

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Got those. Love those.
What tire pressure you running?
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Let me know how you like them i need thaose excact sizes..

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What tire pressure you running?


Phil- I'm not 100% sure. I just got the car back after a major rebuild and I'm not quite to dialing in tire pressure more like oil pressure. Here's some pictures to give an idea of fitment:








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I got the same sizes recently. The car is not running yet. But they look amazing. I will let you know.


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Phil- I'm not 100% sure. I just got the car back after a major rebuild and I'm not quite to dialing in tire pressure more like oil pressure. Here's some pictures to give an idea of fitment:








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Looks Good!! Love the color of your car ;-). Philip
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Looks Good!! Love the color of your car ;-). Philip


Like! Great taste Philip

Are those 17x11? lindsey racing wheels?


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I'm running 17x9 & 11 made by Braid
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Those look great! They are reasonably priced at Wallmart of all places. My Beemer needs new shoes, if they work out the Porsche is next.
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Spool, your 930 is a great color. Just right. Is that Venetian Blue or something else? John.
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John-

Funny you chimed in on this. It was your advice that turned me from selling my car in 2014 after meeting a tire wall at LRP:

"It feels like parting out this car would be akin to putting down a much-loved dog who could be saved with some attention from a good vet."

I never thanked you but appreciated the perspective. I'll be at LRP for vintage festival later this month and will have the 930 (and 2-3 kids in tow).

Anyway, the short answer is the car is freshly painted Marine Blue Metalic.

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Ha, that's very cool...I didn't put two and two together. So it looks like the car is in fettle... did you do a thread with pics of it getting fixed? Very positive story. And great color. Kind regards, John
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Those wheels look the buisness.

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Any rubbing in the front, esp. when wheel is turned pretty far?
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wicked cool looking Will!

been curious about these tires for awhile now - interesting to see a number here run them

seem very popular w/ the drift & drag crowd (different than Drag Queen like Knuckledraggin Rawknees) - always wondered how they handled and wore as they're cheap and look the business

Bueller?

Will... Watkins Glen Vintage Fest 9/8? Or, how about Carb's n Coffee in New Canaan 9/17? Porsche is featured marque so we get prime parking to honor the 917.
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I've been running the 555s for a few years with good results and I've heard the new g2s are better. Typically the rears last only a year and the fronts look new after 3 but I might have to get the whole set by mid winter. These are a good bang for the buck
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wicked cool looking Will!

been curious about these tires for awhile now - interesting to see a number here run them

seem very popular w/ the drift & drag crowd (different than Drag Queen like Knuckledraggin Rawknees) - always wondered how they handled and wore as they're cheap and look the business

Bueller?

Will... Watkins Glen Vintage Fest 9/8? Or, how about Carb's n Coffee in New Canaan 9/17? Porsche is featured marque so we get prime parking to honor the 917.


Hey Paul!

I'll be at Limerock 9/2 for Historical Festival and in the P-Car corral with the 930 (and probably 3 kids). I'll be back the following week 9/9 for a DE in the SC (no kids!). The New Canaan event sounds cool but will require Credit Executive approval as it would make 3 consecutive P-car weekends…you know the drill.


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