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      11-03-2012, 12:47 PM   #89
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I'm looking into the same setup, but I see you're running 225 in the front. How's the clearance? One shop recommended 235 in the front. You think that would fit?
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      11-03-2012, 01:40 PM   #90
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      11-03-2012, 04:36 PM   #91
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Been bored and considering a glossy black roof wrap...never used to be a fan unless its the M3's real CF roof, opinions? Its gonna cost me $300.

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Updated, dropped the front down one more perch (don't think it really did anything though lol) and got the car aligned.

Some new pics by a good friend Jm3as!



















Opinions? I kinda feel like the front could be lower at some views...but i really don't have room to drop much anymore unless i camber more =/

Real photoshoot by real photographers will come soon. These are just my quick snaps.

Car still needs to get aligned too, camber/toe is probably off in the front.

was 19x8.5 & 19x10





now 19x9.5 & 19x11















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The first few pics with your LMs dude... Please tell me the exact spec / tyre size (rear and front), Offsets, Camber? Everything!!

I'm looking for a stance like your first few pics which I can drive on comfortably (already dropped on BC coilovers FYI so just need me so rims and stretched tyres, roll arches) but need your exact specs first tho!

Mad props! One of the Nicest E92s around!
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      11-03-2012, 04:38 PM   #92
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I like it!
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      11-03-2012, 06:04 PM   #93
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dayum... 11's look sick... O_o so how wide of wheels you think could fit on E90/E92 before a widebody kit is needed?
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      11-03-2012, 07:23 PM   #94
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I'm looking into the same setup, but I see you're running 225 in the front. How's the clearance? One shop recommended 235 in the front. You think that would fit?
I have conti DWSs, which have kinda rounded and chubby side walls, so I do not think i'd be able to do 235s in the fronts.

my 225/35 fits perfectly, i can probably go a slight lower, but my fenders would get raped on turns (unless i camber a lot more up front), but it'd just depend on what tires you go with.

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Too Low...looks ghetto
Perception on ride height is never the same for anyone, I like it low though =]

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DAMN!!

The first few pics with your LMs dude... Please tell me the exact spec / tyre size (rear and front), Offsets, Camber? Everything!!

I'm looking for a stance like your first few pics which I can drive on comfortably (already dropped on BC coilovers FYI so just need me so rims and stretched tyres, roll arches) but need your exact specs first tho!

Mad props! One of the Nicest E92s around!
Lol, thanks for so much love man, i dont think my car is that special though haha.

you can find the wheel specs in the OP. tires are 225/35/19s and 265/30/19s! Camber is -1.1 up front, i think around -3.2 now in the rear lol. Nothing i can do unless i get camber plates for the rear.

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I like it!
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dayum... 11's look sick... O_o so how wide of wheels you think could fit on E90/E92 before a widebody kit is needed?
if you take a look at ~XxTeexX~'s car, you will get an idea lol. he has 19x12.5 +27 in the rear O_O_O_O , boss status. He has an amazing stance.
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Thanks dude. How is the ride with such wide plates both front and back?

Referring to your old set up.. did you have to roll the arches/fenders at all?
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      11-04-2012, 12:47 AM   #98
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Did you have to shave the front fenders? Or they fit as is?
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      11-05-2012, 01:29 PM   #99
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      11-05-2012, 09:03 PM   #100
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Thanks dude. How is the ride with such wide plates both front and back?

Referring to your old set up.. did you have to roll the arches/fenders at all?
the ride is still amazing lol, coming from a lowered japanese car (WRX), the ride at this height is still 100x better than my last car haha.

rears are slightly rolled and pulled for the last set up and had almost 0 rub issues, now it's a different story though.

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Looks good!
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Lookin' good
your fitment and wheels goes super well with your car! Thanks for the complement!

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Did you have to shave the front fenders? Or they fit as is?
i did not have to do anything to the front fenders =]

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Sick fitment
your rolling/action shot sig is amazing!
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      11-12-2012, 12:52 AM   #101
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some new pics posted!
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      11-12-2012, 01:46 AM   #102
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IMO it looks perfect. Really clean ride, keep it up!!!
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      11-22-2012, 04:17 PM   #103
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about to pick up the mtech rear finally...=]
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      11-22-2012, 05:47 PM   #104
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how is your rubbing? i have the same wheels on E90 and it's rubbing like mad. especially in the front.
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so clean...love it
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      11-22-2012, 08:44 PM   #106
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Sooo clean! Nice ride..
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      11-22-2012, 08:58 PM   #107
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Very informative thread! I have the same dilemma, but after reading this thread I now know which wheel, tires, camber I want moving forward.

Thanks for saving me from making a costly mistake.
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      11-22-2012, 09:16 PM   #108
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I feel like your car is my e92 cousin. lol. Looks great. I still love these wheels. I also have the same csl wheels same sizes that I use for winter, as your old setup.
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      11-22-2012, 09:47 PM   #109
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with such an amazingly aggressive wheel setup, I feel like the front end needs to be a bit more aggressive to match it. Looks great nonetheless!
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