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      07-16-2012, 01:08 PM   #23
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The wheels flow well with the window trim. I do really really like the look of black on red though, your car would look good either way. If you did powder coat I'd darken the trim to match. Nice car and it's plenty low IMO.
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      07-16-2012, 01:23 PM   #24
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looks great!

get some front lip then it will look lower as it is! I like the stance.
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      07-16-2012, 01:27 PM   #25
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Looks awesome.
Thank you! I;ve always been a fan of your car!

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Jealous ex is jealous of car
I'm pretty sure that's exactly what's going on...she loved this car and I'm doing everything she wanted to do when she was driving it. It was her choice to have new clothes/pedicures instead of mods though (she did buy the AP though)

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Ask her why she mad?? The car looks fantastic as is!
Thanks! Oh she always mad

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Ghetto?! Haha I don't like those wheels but it's definitely not ghetto! Haha
Yeah I know that people might not be into them but I really really wouldn't want my car to be ghetto looking no matter what.

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keep your wheels AS-IS. nothing ghetto about your ride or wheels. just another hatuh jealous of you, a playuh.
I was really happy with them when I picked them up...I knew she was hating when she wss like "maybe it's just because the car is red" and I was like, "bXXch, you are the one who always wanted the red!"

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Looks really good, dousn't look ghetto at all.
Thank you! Your car is really clean looking!

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I don't think the wheels looks bad at all. I love the overall stance of the car, they look great
THANKS! I know the stance might not be ideal for racing or whatever, but for driving on the streeets and occasional "spirited driving" on the back roads it's fine. I have taken some turns pretty hard with people in the car and a full tank of gas and have no issues with rubbing.
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      07-16-2012, 01:27 PM   #26
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1. your wheels look great..
2. stop talking to your ex.
3. why do you care what she thinks??
4. you should get over her
5. your wheels look great..


edit: i like the stance and you should black out your window trim to match the front grill
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Car is clean, your ex doesn't know what they are talking about!
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      07-16-2012, 01:44 PM   #28
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Why would you care what your ex thinks???
Your car is clean
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      07-16-2012, 01:44 PM   #29
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The wheels look great, I would say its a tad low for my taste, but thats only an inch maybe. Clean look keep it, the girls will come.
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      07-16-2012, 01:47 PM   #30
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Is this thread even real...
Yes unfortunately it is.

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LOL is this a joke?? why would you take your ex's opinion on your car??! you might as well have asked her "hey check out my new grilfriend! isn't she hotter than you???!"
you should be taking our opinion that's what were here for lol. your car looks great, not ghetto at all. ride height is perfect.
Haha no it’s not a joke…the only reason I even consider her opinion is she DID have good taste in cars and is an enthusiast. I also know she can be brutally honest. I think in this case she is lying though in order to get a rise out of me.
Lol I know people on here can be opinionated too this is this only place I can really get honest feedback! And thank you!

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Was just about to say the same thing.
Yeah it’s real this girl is a nightmare you have no idea…

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LOL @ you still fighting with her

but seriously, they def don't look ghetto at all

she's just jealous because her new bf drives a car meant for a 16 year old girl

your car looks great
HAHAHAHA thank you! It’s funny because she used to make fun of 328’s/128’s and automatic cars worse than anyone I know. Definitely a cute car for a teenage girl…

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how did you fit your car in the kitchen? lol. but seriously, don't worry about it. the car is one of the best colors for the e92 and the wheels go perfectly with the window trim, very clean.
LOL! I’m actually going back and forth in my head on whether or not I should black out the trim. I’ve always been kind of against the silver trim but it does really compliment the wheels. And thanks about the color thing too. I do not regret getting this color at all and would probably get it again if I had to do it over again.

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the M359s go very well with your car!
Thanks! I know CSL style wheels are “played out” but I think these really work well on the e90/e92
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Why even takes any opinions about your car from you're ex? SMH... Car is perfect BTW.
I really try not too…she just knows the car better than anyone else. And thank you that means a lot I’m really trying to do this car right.

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Not ghetto, not too low. The real question is... why the hell are you still talking to this B1XXH?
Well I have her dogs right now…so she calls EVERY morning to “check on the dogs”. It’s really annoying and I can’t even block her number because she calls me from a blocked number. I even called at&t and they said there was nothing they could do. As soon as she takes the dogs I’m changing my number.

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The wheels flow well with the window trim. I do really really like the look of black on red though, your car would look good either way. If you did powder coat I'd darken the trim to match. Nice car and it's plenty low IMO.
Thanks! If I go with any other color on the wheels the trim will be blacked out at the same time! I just think that black might give it a little bit more of that sporty/race style…it’s just always hard to see the details on black wheels in pictures…might be different in person though.


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looks great!
get some front lip then it will look lower as it is! I like the stance.
Thanks! I’m think aero lip, even though they are “played out” as well. I think there’s a reason a lot of people have them though, they look great! You’re stance looks so good…not really second guessing the low thing anymore now!

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dude how old are you?


1. your wheels look great..
2. stop talking to your ex.
3. why do you care what she thinks??
4. you should get over her
5. your wheels look great..


edit: i like the stance and you should black out your window trim to match the front grill
I’m 25
1. Thank you
2. I’ve tried she calls daily from a blocked number and will call and call until I pick up
3. I don’t but if my wheels truly look ghetto I would care about that
4. I am she’s a really shitty person
5. Thanks lol

I’m either going to black out the trim or go back to my stock grills so they match. The fact that they don’t match has been bothering me.
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      07-16-2012, 01:51 PM   #32
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      07-16-2012, 01:52 PM   #33
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wheels look great...not ghetto at all...please stop talking to ex's...tell her to keep it moving..
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      07-16-2012, 01:52 PM   #34
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Definitely not ghetto and do not raise it looks good as is. Sounds like she is bitter.
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      07-16-2012, 01:54 PM   #35
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Your wheels look great. I love those wheels and they look perfect on red, nice change from the red on black look.
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She also said I should raise the car back up.
this statement alone discredits anything that comes out of her mouth regarding cars. lol
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Car is clean, your ex doesn't know what they are talking about!
Thank you...and I think this is more of a case of her just knowing how to push my buttons.

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Why would you care what your ex thinks???
Your car is clean
I don’t…I just care if my car really does look ghetto…that’s the last thing I want, I’d rather have a stock car than a car that is ghetto or ricey. And thanks!!! Clean is definitely the look I’m going for.

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The wheels look great, I would say its a tad low for my taste, but thats only an inch maybe. Clean look keep it, the girls will come.
It is a little on the low side but it will be raised for winter. I’m sure my ride height preference will changing with time and trends but that’s why I’m glad I have coilovers! I have yet to meet another girl who doesn’t love the car
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FRESH!
Thanks! The last picture was actually taken at the "Fresh Meet" yesterday haha.

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Looks fresh, get a new GF.

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Haha thanks! Iím not going to rush into m next relationship. Iím going to do a lot of research and thinking before the next one. Iím going to enjoy being single for a while and enjoy my car and actually doing things for myself.

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wheels look great...not ghetto at all...please stop talking to ex's...tell her to keep it moving..
Thanks! The last one left me alone, but this one is relentlessÖshe actually lives directly across the street now (with her new bfís family, he still lives at home) and watches my every moveÖItís like unreal...and she like knows what girls Iím hanging out with and stuff, even if I donít bring them to the house. I just got 3 calls in a row from her while I was in my meeting.

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Definitely not ghetto and do not raise it looks good as is. Sounds like she is bitter.
Thank you I didnít want to do anything ridiculously low. I think this is a nice compromise. She is quite bitterÖI did everything for that girl. Her life definitely changed a lotÖ

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Your wheels look great. I love those wheels and they look perfect on red, nice change from the red on black look.
Thank you very much! I think they look really good with the red too. A lot of people do go with red on black and that is one of the reasons I stayed away from the combo.

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this statement alone discredits anything that comes out of her mouth regarding cars. lol
LOL!

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Very nice!!
THANKS!
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Tell you what,
Get lci taillight, gloss black shadow trim, and she will beg you to get back with you lol
Joke aside that, I think it looks fine.
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You shouldn't even care what she thinks about your car.

The wheels and height of the car is super clean.

About changing the color. Don't. Theres enough people on the board with black or GM wheels. Don't do it.
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      07-16-2012, 02:26 PM   #42
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The "POWER OF WORDS" got you "Second Guessing" Well your wheelz & Car look GREAT!!!
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      07-16-2012, 02:36 PM   #43
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Clean ride dude...don't touch it!
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