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      05-09-2010, 01:38 AM   #1
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<PROGRESS> Wheels, suspension, brakes, rotors... DONE!!! (for now :D)

UPDATES HERE: http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=388997

FINALLY DONE with the wheel setup at least........

SPECIAL THANKS TO VMR WHEELS, LTBMW, UNITEDBMW, RENNSPEC, ICARBON!!!

VMR V701 19 x 8.5 ET45 front and 19 x 9.5 ET45 rear
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      05-09-2010, 01:50 AM   #2
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      05-09-2010, 01:52 AM   #3
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The car looks great!

...but the more I look at that 2nd pic, the more I think the wheels are too big. Makes the perf brakes look small, think 18s are perfect for the 1er.
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      05-09-2010, 01:53 AM   #4
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Very nice.. and adding those photo taking skills even better... I like how that yellow really contrasts your blue alot.. in a different way then it does to a black car... 2 thumbs up from me!!!
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Looking Great! What's next?
Who knows lip? exhaust? etc?
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The car looks great!

...but the more I look at that 2nd pic, the more I think the wheels are too big. Makes the perf brakes look small, think 18s are perfect for the 1er.
You get used to them sorta... I still want 18s though
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Very nice.. and adding those photo taking skills even better... I like how that yellow really contrasts your blue alot.. in a different way then it does to a black car... 2 thumbs up from me!!!
mmmm contrast
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      05-09-2010, 09:22 AM   #6
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Car looks awesome...
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Very nice, really liking it.
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      05-09-2010, 10:35 AM   #8
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Dead sexy!
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What suspension and tires are you running? These are the wheels I have my heart set on, but in a different color. Your car looks incredible dude.
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Car looks great, nice work with it!
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Car looks awesome...
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Very nice, really liking it.
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What suspension and tires are you running? These are the wheels I have my heart set on, but in a different color. Your car looks incredible dude.
Thanks!

H&R Sport and Koni Yellows set on medium. The wheels are not really recommended for people who do not like the idea of fender rolling or negative camber. I had to roll all four fenders to fit 235 and 255.
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H&R Sport and Koni Yellows set on medium. The wheels are not really recommended for people who do not like the idea of fender rolling or negative camber. I had to roll all four fenders to fit 235 and 255.

What about on stock suspension (OMG no wai! he said stock! )
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      05-09-2010, 12:42 PM   #13
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Everything is perfect so far! I would just do a light tint and it would really set it off.
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What about on stock suspension (OMG no wai! he said stock! )
technically it depends on drop and tire size. I forced a 235 to fit. I would think that a 225 and a 245 should not rub at all on stock. Sorry, I changed the springs and wheel setup at the same time. I still rub on big dips going pass 40mph though, which is like never...

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car looks great and if I make it to the left coast I'm def hitting you up for a photo shoot. I'm still drooling over the mfest pics and now this! keep it up!
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How did you clear the amber corners?
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technically it depends on drop and tire size. I forced a 235 to fit. I would think that a 225 and a 245 should not rub at all on stock. Sorry, I changed the springs and wheel setup at the same time. I still rub on big dips going pass 40mph though, which is like never...


Hmm, interesting. I'm not giving up hope on them yet though, I think they look awesome. They are a nice break from the typical CSL look.


Also, very nice sig!
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      05-09-2010, 03:32 PM   #18
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Would like to see close ups of the Front and Rear brakes if you have the chance.
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+1 would like to know as well

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car looks great and if I make it to the left coast I'm def hitting you up for a photo shoot. I'm still drooling over the mfest pics and now this! keep it up!
anytime man, the dpes are sick as hell!
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Hmm, interesting. I'm not giving up hope on them yet though, I think they look awesome. They are a nice break from the typical CSL look.


Also, very nice sig!
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i fawking love it!! if you wanna sell you rims I will buy!! car is soo sick!
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