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Old 31 Dec 2003, 08:38 pm
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I haven't removed my rear seats but is their any truth they weigh over 100lbs?

how much do the stock chrome GT rims weigh, and what is a good alternative?

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Old 31 Dec 2003, 09:22 pm
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I do not know the exact weight but I can tell you that the right side is heavy as hell.
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Old 31 Dec 2003, 10:06 pm
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they do weigh quite a bit and the rims are no light weights either !!
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105 lbs!! Driver side = 40 lbs, Passenger side = 65 lbs!!!!
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Old 31 Dec 2003, 10:20 pm
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17x6's stock rims are relatively light compared to aftermarket...depending on how much u want to spend on a light weight wheel. My Mille's (17x8) are 23lbs each.
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quote:Originally posted by Timmy C

I do not know the exact weight but I can tell you that the right side is heavy as hell.
LOL! Yup! [^] I removed them once...pain in the a$$ to line up that hinge when it goes back in.
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Old 01 Jan 2004, 08:54 pm
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the rear seats weigh a lot, but putting them back in isa little difficult for the first timer. Mine come out again in the spring, till then i could use the extra weight. When you take them out, you will notice a big difference. The car handles a little different, and you'll feel it being a little more responsive and lighter. The general rule of thumb is that for every 100lbs shaved you shave 0.1X seconds off the 1/4, but it will feel like more.
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Old 01 Jan 2004, 09:38 pm
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a wheel and tire weighs like 43-44 pounds. the rear seats are like 90-100 lbs
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