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Old 12-11-2018, 12:23 AM   #3 (permalink)
oil pan 4
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Don't waster money on light weight wheels.
A little bit of leg work saved me a lot of coin.
The light weight wheels I was looking at were only about 2lb lighter than steel wheels.

If you drive mostly highway lighter wheels will give the least benefit.

For me I am going to replace my alloy nissan leaf wheels with steel wheels and aero covers.

Concentrate on those aero mods.
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1984 chevy suburban, custom made 6.5L diesel turbocharged with a Garrett T76 and Holset HE351VE, 22:1 compression 13psi of intercooled boost.
1989 firebird mostly stock. Aside from the 6-speed manual trans, corvette gen 5 front brakes, 1LE drive shaft, 4th Gen disc brake fbody rear end.
2011 leaf SL, white, portable 240v CHAdeMO, trailer hitch, new batt as of 2014.
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