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      01-29-2010, 01:27 PM   #1
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VB3 offset on E90 preLCI

I was planning on getting VMR VB3's on my '07 E90 18x8.5 front, and 18x9.5 rear. What offsets are recommended? Also does anyone have pics of Super Silver or Hyper Black VB3s on a JB E90. Thanks.
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For your car. anywhere in this range will be safe.

18x8.5 ET35-40
18x9.5 ET30-33

Thanks and let me know if I can answer any other questions or get you pricing on a set of these
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Also does anyone have pics of Super Silver or Hyper Black VB3s on a JB E90. Thanks.
Beautiful combo:

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Thanks everyone!
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Looks amazing! Such a big drop though
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18x8.5 ET20
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and spacers IMO
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Looks amazing! Such a big drop though
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18x8.5 ET20
18x9.5 ET22

and spacers IMO
getting my set of VB3s soon and going to run oem xi suspension (maybe koni yellow and eibach in the future), what tire size would be recommended for these offsets so theres no rubbing? or am i off better getting et40 & et33? thanks.
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I'd recommend sticking with the ET40 front and ET33 rear.
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