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      01-10-2012, 10:13 PM   #1
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Question OEM 197

I have an 07' E90 and was wondering if I would need spacers for the OEM 197 wheels to look flush and aggressive without rub? I'm thinking of going with Hangook V12's for tires in the OEM size.
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if you want it flush, you will need spacers for those wheels.
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if you want it flush, you will need spacers for those wheels.
15mm for front and rear?
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I wouldn't do more than 10mm front, and 15 or 18 in the rear.
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