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      07-03-2012, 08:18 PM   #67
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heres my 135 on 19s vmr's
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      07-03-2012, 08:20 PM   #68
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im lowered on h&r super sport springs, have fenders rolled, no rubbing at all
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      07-05-2012, 10:16 PM   #69
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i'm sold..19's look better with drop.
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      07-07-2012, 03:28 AM   #70
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I dunno about 19". IMO its just paying extra money to make the ride worse.
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      07-10-2012, 01:21 PM   #71
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No check my sig.....cracking them sucks though
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      05-31-2013, 02:13 PM   #72
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Any rubbing issues?



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      05-31-2013, 02:36 PM   #73
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2010 135i 19" VMR Gloss Black

Finally got them installed! What do you think?
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      05-31-2013, 03:33 PM   #74
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Finally got them installed! What do you think?
Is it stock suspension? Mines 225/35/19 255/35/19 with h&r sport springs and I rub. A lot.
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      05-31-2013, 04:20 PM   #75
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Is it stock suspension? Mines 225/35/19 255/35/19 with h&r sport springs and I rub. A lot.
128i owner here, can I see pics of your setup?

Do you rub in the front, rear or both?
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      05-31-2013, 08:03 PM   #76
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I think 19s look great - the problem is getting ones that fit and driving them only on perfect roads.
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      06-04-2013, 09:20 PM   #77
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IMHO it all depends how you look at a car and how you drive it. that said, I personally dont prefer the look or the strain on performance by the 19's over 18's. probably doesnt help that i also visualize everything from an engineering perspective. but to all the merrier for those who like it!
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      06-14-2013, 10:45 AM   #78
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Any rubbing issues?
Zero, never a single rub ever. I'm thinking about trying a 275 in the rear when these 265s go bald.
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      06-14-2013, 12:36 PM   #79
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      06-16-2013, 01:23 AM   #80
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looks great
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      06-20-2013, 05:17 AM   #81
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I've been thinking my stock 261's with a drop and spacers are looking a little small so I think the 1" upgrade will be worth it.
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      06-20-2013, 07:07 PM   #82
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Here's my logic when I wanted to change the wheels away from stockies. If you're paying for a wheel upgrade, might as well chase the following:

- A lighter wheel
- A slightly wider wheel to fit a one size up in rubber
- An opportunity to get rid of RFT's
- A 1" upsize would be a more justified 'upgrade' (more visual appeal) - price difference is minimal

If you're removing RFT's and putting on normal rubber on 19's, the ride quality will be better even compared to 18's WITH RFT's. So 19's with normal tyres > stock setup in both looks and ride compliance.

If the roads you take are REALLY bad, or want something for the track, stick to 18's. Preferably something forged (or cheap second hand ones so you don't care about them getting damaged) with semi slicks.
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      06-20-2013, 09:35 PM   #83
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im lowered on h&r super sport springs, have fenders rolled, no rubbing at all
I just put my 19s on and i'm rubbing all over the place.. I'm going to get my fenders rolled tomorrow.. How much clearance did you get from the roll?
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      06-21-2013, 05:21 AM   #84
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I just put my 19s on and i'm rubbing all over the place.. I'm going to get my fenders rolled tomorrow.. How much clearance did you get from the roll?
What are your tire sizes bro? Im on 19s with stock suspension they are 8.5 in fron and 9 in rear tires sizes are 225/35 front and 255/30 rear I believe. Will check for sure when I go to lunch but I havent had any rubbing issues. Forgestars.
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      06-22-2013, 02:04 PM   #85
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car looks awesome!!! i have enough clearance lol i had ppl in my back seats and still no rubbing, im running 225/35/19 tires front and 255/35/19 rear, what tire size are u running?

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I just put my 19s on and i'm rubbing all over the place.. I'm going to get my fenders rolled tomorrow.. How much clearance did you get from the roll?
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      06-23-2013, 11:44 AM   #86
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I'm running m3 comp repros m3 offset +35 8.5x19 all the way around .. 225/35 front 245/30 rear with rolled and pulled fenders still rubs hard bumps and swoops on the road with just me. I have to get my alignment done ... Tow is way off will set it at zero and neg 2 camber .. From what I heard I will be back to stock settings.. The car is dropped on 1.5 springs.. Next step is shocks. I heard Joni yellows are the solution ...
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      06-24-2013, 09:22 AM   #87
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The exhaust and diffuser looks insane man where did you get it? I love how the exhaust is more centered compared to others
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      06-24-2013, 09:36 AM   #88
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