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      01-16-2013, 09:14 PM   #23
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Bimmian sells them :

http://www.bimmian.com/M-Colored-Gri...r-E88-1-Series
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      01-16-2013, 11:10 PM   #24
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What is the width of the rears? Interested! Nice looking car. Nice diffuser also, what's that?
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      01-16-2013, 11:38 PM   #25
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Looks awesome! I love it!
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      01-17-2013, 12:52 AM   #26
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Looks great....really clean.
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      01-17-2013, 01:22 AM   #27
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Looks awesome
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      01-17-2013, 01:57 AM   #28
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beautiful car man, looks great
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      01-17-2013, 08:05 AM   #29
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What is the width of the rears? Interested! Nice looking car. Nice diffuser also, what's that?
Rear wheels are 19x 9.5 with 255 MPSS. Rear diffuser was off eBay (yes) -it was a hartge copy. I had another thread on it - fitment was great! and gloss finish was too.

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Looks great man. Just a quick question..here did you buy the three color stickers that are on your front kidney grill
Haha. Actually I did not know that Bimmian sold these! I found some tape at work (which I use on instruments as they are heat and water resistant) and are 3mm wide and realised I had the ///M colours in there. So decided to use it on the grill.
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      01-17-2013, 08:18 AM   #30
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looks good man! you even made VMR FB page

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      01-17-2013, 08:36 AM   #31
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looks good man! you even made VMR FB page

https://www.facebook.com/VMRWheels
Ahah great! Didn't know this until you pointed it out.
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      01-17-2013, 10:10 AM   #32
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Rear wheels are 19x 9.5 with 255 MPSS. Rear diffuser was off eBay (yes) -it was a hartge copy. I had another thread on it - fitment was great! and gloss finish was too.
Did you rub on that setup? I might be interested using the exact setup with yours. Do you mind to post the link here? Thanks man!
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      01-17-2013, 02:05 PM   #33
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looks good man! you even made VMR FB page

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Ahah great! Didn't know this until you pointed it out.
Loved your car, I had to post it!
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      01-17-2013, 05:27 PM   #34
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soo nice
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      01-17-2013, 05:29 PM   #35
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decals on the grill are awsome
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      01-20-2013, 07:22 AM   #36
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I put on some VMR V710s in galaxy black powdercoat recently, and MPSS in 19". I also added the white time attack ring to break up the wheel from the tyre. Hope you guys like it. I recently acquired a DSLR and these are my first ever pics taken, haha, so don't judge.
Looks great man, who here in QLD powdercoated them for you? i want my SF71s painted.
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      01-21-2013, 08:35 AM   #37
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Great Photos buddy!
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      01-22-2013, 01:38 PM   #38
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looks great
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      01-22-2013, 03:41 PM   #39
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      01-23-2013, 07:51 AM   #40
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Did you rub on that setup? I might be interested using the exact setup with yours. Do you mind to post the link here? Thanks man!
Hi did you mean the link for the exhaust setup? Sorry the post was unclear. If so, HERE is the link .

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Looks great man, who here in QLD powdercoated them for you? i want my SF71s painted.
Actually this was powdercoated overseas before shipping to me - VMR did the powdercoating - was a great job! The true colour of the wheel in reality is actually a VERY dark grey, which appears black to most people unless you look closely. It has a blue/purple metallic flake. And a gloss finish. It is a little different IMO and I enjoy that.

Thanks for the positive comments on the photos too. I am still playing around with the camera. Hope to take some shots of another car this weekend, which I have just completed detailing (clay bar, cut, polish, wax).
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      01-23-2013, 12:38 PM   #41
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Hi did you mean the link for the exhaust setup? Sorry the post was unclear. If so, HERE is the link .
No, I mean the wheels and tires setup. What offset do you use? Did you rub using that setup?
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      01-23-2013, 06:57 PM   #42
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Nice wheels!
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      01-23-2013, 08:39 PM   #43
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I have southernBM camber plates which raise the car approx 5mm from what they would otherwise be without the plates- this gives the front and rear an almost equal height as opposed to the lower front (compared to rear) on cars with just the Eibach springs and no plates.

Tell me more about these Camber Plates...

I'm running the Eibach Pro Kit too and just recently fitted a set of Yoko 225/255 staggered tyres. They have much squarer shoulders than the OEM rubber and now I rub on big bounces...

Camber plates might be a perfect solution!

PS: Car look AMAZING!
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      01-23-2013, 09:12 PM   #44
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That looks hot! I'm thinking about going with this set as well, but in 18s

By the way, how did you get rid of the amber from your headlights? Did you get a whole new housing? I'm worried about doing that because I have the adaptive ones and can't seem to find a viable solution. Thanks!

And once more just because your car deserves it--it looks awesome!
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