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  1. Can I use either P205/55 R16 or 215/45 R17 tires for my 2005 GT V6?

    Wheel, Tire, & Suspension
    I am trying to purchase new tires for my 2005 GT V6 and I am having trouble figuring out which tires I should purchase. The current tires say 215/45ZR17 which were installed by a mechanic a while back. I put my cars info on Costco, Goodyear, and Michelin's website and they all recommend P205/55...
  2. what do you HATE to see on a tib?

    Tiburon General Discussion
    hi all I thought this would be a decent discussion, somewhat of a break from my constant posts in audio section lol. Let's stay way from things that are naturally occurring/can be prevented ie rust, scratches, dings etc. NOONe wants to have that on their car. well I'll be glad to go first: 1...
  3. Wheel color(s) for silver Tib

    Hey guys, Just looking for some picture examples of all the wheel colors you guys have on your sharks! I'm looking to buy new wheels and want to see what looks best. Share away! Thanks! E
  4. WTB: Tires for 17" wheels

    Parts Wanted
    I was wondering what you guys have. My car currently has 225/50ZR17 rear tires, but when I bought the car they came dry rotted and bald enough to practically be racing slicks. Really anything with 50% tread or up would be of interest for me, just to get by for the time being. I'd pay for...
  5. need advice on car, new to parts

    New Member Introductions
    hi there guys i have an 03 tibby thats all stock, i want to make the car look lowered and eat the gap in my wheel what size tires should i get and rims to eat the gap without rolling fenders or changing shocks on a stock tibby? whats the max i can go before it scrapes wheel...
  6. My Shark EATS Tires

    Wheel, Tire, & Suspension
    I am pretty new to this site but I have had my Shark for 4 ½ years, it is an 07 GT limited v6, 6 speed, with 65,000 miles. When I bought the car it had brand new tires and had just been aligned, and I didn't have any problems until I got new front tires and they didn't use any weight at all to...
  7. help required, chasis vibration

    I4 - Naturally Aspirated
    Hi all.. I own a 06 tiburon L4. I was running aftermarket lowering struts and a strut tower bar on front.. Annoyed by all the bumpy characteristics of the sports suspension I went back to stock suspension. All 4 strut assemblies with new tie rods and new tires. Nexen cp672 215 45 r17. After...
  8. Need wheel color help

    Wheel, Tire, & Suspension
    Okay so I've have my 03 Gt for a little over a year now. It's the midnight blue paint so I had to support my SEAHAWKS and go all out on plasti dip. Well I'm about to replace my brakes and most likely with get some raceland coils. I'm in new of new tires so I figure why not go up to 18's now...
  9. Smaller Wheels?

    Wheel, Tire, & Suspension
    Ok this may be a stupid question and I may get made fun of for asking it but here it goes. I have a 2003 Hyundai Tiburon GT In Rockford, Illinois where I live they take very poor care of the streets leaving us with potholes and during the winter unplowed roads :doah:. I realize a Tiburon isnt...
  10. Wheel and Tire size for aggressive stance

    Ok heres the thing, i have been searching high and low for a new set of wheels on my 04 tib. Im currently running 17x7 with +38 offset, I want something more in the range of 18x7.5 or 8 and more offset. I want something with more of an aggressive stance so they come closer to the edge of the...
  11. Help!! rubbing/ whooshing sound

    Wheel, Tire, & Suspension
    Ok first off hello everyone this is my first post so hopefully it is in the right area. Second I have been searching and searching and can't quite find anything with my issues. So I will drive right in: When I am driving I am hearing what sounds like a rotational whoosh at all speeds(kinda like...
  12. Wheels and Tire specs

    Wheel, Tire, & Suspension
    Okay so I'm a little confused about everything.... I'm planning on putting wheels and tires on soon and the specs are seeming to kick me in the ass... I want to put a rim that is 18 x 8.0 +45 on a tire the size of 225/40/18...... I need to know if it will fit on my '03. Thanks.
  13. WTB: Looking for rims

    Parts Wanted
    Just looking for some rims, oem or aftermarket, trying to keep the price below 500 shipped if possible. If anyone is looking to get rid of a set of four let me know and hopefully we can work something out!
  14. Pulling to the right advice needed!

    Wheel, Tire, & Suspension
    On my 05 tibby gt I bought with a terrible front passenger wheel bearing but had it replaced before I actually took it home. I bought new tires and wheels(stock ones some were bent...) then got it aligned right after tires were put on, still pulled to the right. I took it back and the realigned...
  15. WTB: Rota Grid 18" Wheels

    Parts Wanted
    Looking to picklup a set of Rota's for the Tib. 17 or 18". Thought I would look here before dumping cash into new wheels.
  16. momo gt2 wheels

    Wheel, Tire, & Suspension
    sorry this is probably a new question. 2 actually? ive aquired a set of momo gt2s and im pretty sure the wheels size is fine. i believe they are 17x8 +38 but i cant find information on what the stock specs are and if i can use the stock 215/45/r17 tires on them. any help will be good. thank you.
  17. Rims/Tires for 03 Automatic

    Wheel, Tire, & Suspension
    Hey guys, I know this is probably a stupid question, but this is my first car so I just need some help. I was wondering if I could fit tires bigger than the stock 205/55HR16 on my 03 Automatic GT. I want to put 17" rims on it. If anyone can help, thanks. Also, I need some tips on good tires and...
  18. 03 Tiburon Aftermarket head Unit Sound Problem!!

    Audio & Security
    :problem: I have an 03 tibby (and after replacing tranny and lower control arm starting to get disgruntled) I have a Pioneer 3400ub aftermarket head unit that I've been wanting to hook up. I got my wiring harness for my Infinity sound system today, and after switching out the lca and changing...
  19. Rim/Tire Question!!! 2003 GT

    Wheel, Tire, & Suspension
    Im looking at buying some new tires and wheels for my 2003 GT. My car is at stock height. I want to buy some XXR 962 wheels. They are 17x9 inch rims with a 35 mm offset. With a 35 mm offset, will these rims fit a 2003 Gt without rub? If not, how can i put these rims on my car? What tire...
  20. WTB: Any wheels and tires that will fit

    Parts Wanted
    I am selling my 07 tiburon gt. I need a set of cheap rims and tires like $100 + shipping. Any decent looking rims will do please let me know if you have anything. I do not care about the tread on the tires just need rims quick! Thanks :)