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      12-25-2012, 06:28 PM   #1
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Need help with wheel fitment.

I have an 06 330i with 162's and sport suspension. I found someone selling a good set of 17" 161's with tires at a good price. Would it be ok to use the 161's on my car since they are not 18" like the 162's? Would it be bad for the sport suspension? I would like to use the 161's cause my tires in the 162's are really bald and I need to save some cash for a good set of tires. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
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Those wheels will work fine on your suspension
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