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      07-23-2012, 08:51 PM   #23
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looks good, wheels and a drop do so much to make it look awesome.
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      07-23-2012, 09:09 PM   #24
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Damnit! Why is your drop lower than my KWs!!
Looks real good OP!
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nice choice on the rims
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Nice lookin!
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How did you do your trimming? Vinyl, plastidip, or a new set? I've tried plastidip..didn't work out sooo good i got lazy lol, i have the vinyl ready though
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Not really feeling the stretch, car doesn't seem low enough to warrant it

Looks good otherwise!
Agreed, it looks really good! This is a good stretch imo. Tire needs to have some sort of space when the suspension compresses. Meatier tire = rub
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      07-24-2012, 02:32 PM   #29
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Again all thanks for the kind words.

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How did you do your trimming? Vinyl, plastidip, or a new set? I've tried plastidip..didn't work out sooo good i got lazy lol, i have the vinyl ready though
As far as the trim I tried the shadow line wrap as wells as the plastidip. None of them where up to my liking. The shadow line never laid on the rear section perfect and no matter how much stretch or what I did I could not get it to lay on correct. So I ripped it off and tried plastidip but wasn’t happy with the flat look. After removing the top section and a lot of time prepping, I painted it with dupacolor gloss black and it came out perfect, after I wet sanded and buffed with 2000 then 3000 sand paper.

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Agreed, it looks really good! This is a good stretch imo. Tire needs to have some sort of space when the suspension compresses. Meatier tire = rub


Thanks for the kind words and you are correct on the fitment. I need the stretch for the car not to rub on bumps or dips. Right now as the car sits I can't even put my finger up the fenders at all. So any wider on the tires and I know for a fact I would rub.
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      07-24-2012, 02:50 PM   #30
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OP looks good. Seen a lot of black e90s being modded lately. Makes me want to do more to mine...
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