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  1. x98boardwell
    10-03-2008 07:11 AM - permalink
    x98boardwell
    No worries. If you need any other help PM me your number and I will be happyto discuss.
  2. mooney265
    10-02-2008 07:14 PM - permalink
    mooney265
    thanks for the info on your AFR kit!
  3. x98boardwell
    06-04-2008 07:36 AM - permalink
    x98boardwell
    My rims have the 930 offset from RH-Wheels. I didn't need to do anything other than bolt them up once I mounted the rubber. Thanks for the concern on the CIS. These things can be tedious.
  4. boostfix
    06-04-2008 06:27 AM - permalink
    boostfix
    Thanks Bryan this is great info! Do your rims have the same offsets as mine too?

    I hope you get your CIS issues sorted.
  5. x98boardwell
    06-03-2008 07:30 AM - permalink
    x98boardwell
    I made a mistake.

    Rears are 285/30
    Fronts are 245/35

    I mixed up the profile height on the below messgae.

    Bryan
  6. x98boardwell
    06-03-2008 07:30 AM - permalink
    x98boardwell
    Dan,

    My rear wheels are 10 inches wide like yours. My fronts are 8.5 instead of 8. We can run the same tire on the front as I have a buddy with 8's. I investigated what tire size would work the best for our wheels and this is what I did.

    Rear: 285/35
    front: 245/30

    These were the best overall fit with no stretch or eccess on the wheel. Looks great.

    Hope this helps,
    Bryan
  7. boostfix
    06-02-2008 10:02 PM - permalink
    boostfix
    Hi Bryan,

    I just picked up a set of used RH's for my 88 930 - also black!
    The rims are labeled as 10J-54 and 8J-52 If these are the same as yours I am interested to know what tire size you are running. The tires on the rims right now are the OEM size at 265/35R18 and 225/40R18. The rubber however looks too stretched for the rim width and the rim edge is proud of the tire by quite a bit. I would like to have the rubber go past the edge of the rim and am therefore trying to understand how big a tire will fit and not have issues on the car. I will be setting up the spacers to get the tire as flush to the outside of the car as possible.
    Thanks,
    Dan
  8. x98boardwell
    05-22-2008 05:30 PM - permalink
    x98boardwell
    I love them. Joe at RH is a good guy, but purchase reconditioned ones. New outer and inner halves and repainted centers off stock porsche 3.6. $600 cheaper and look great. I paid $3,299 and no tax b/c I was out of state. Best $3,300 I ever spent. If your not tracking, dont even worry.

    Hope this helps,
    Bryan
  9. Cowtown10
    05-22-2008 05:15 PM - permalink
    Cowtown10
    Hi
    Just about to pull the trigger on a set of RH 3.6 wheels. I have heard they are heavy, i think the guy is just trying to up sell me. I only use my car for on road no track...any issues with yours??
    Where did you pick them up as well
  10. A930Rocket
    05-04-2008 06:04 PM - permalink
    A930Rocket
    I can send you the wiring diagram. What's your email address? email me at: a930turbo@bellsouth.net

    Regards,
    Jim

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    1987 930, 1975 914 2.0, 1989 944 Turbo S, 1991 964 Targa, 2004 996TT Convertible, 550-6 Spyder with a 2.4 liter twin plug "S-spec'd motor"

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