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      08-13-2013, 03:53 PM   #1
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Sparkling Graphite Rim Dilemma 18"

Hello u sick high-speed-oholics!

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MATTE BLACK, or GLOSS BLACK ?

the rims: http://www.cmwheels.com/index.php?ro...product_id=622

and the same in matte.

The chrome trim will be transformed in to matte blk in the future when the wallet decides to.

Having a real hard time to decide.
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      08-14-2013, 12:59 AM   #2
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Silver In my opinion, but if i need to pick those two Gloss black.
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I had matte black on my old car, if you are getting matte trim I personally like the wheels to match
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Gloss for sure
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... MATTE BLACK, or GLOSS BLACK ?

the rims: http://www.cmwheels.com/index.php?ro...product_id=622

and the same in matte.

The chrome trim will be transformed in to matte blk in the future when the wallet decides to.

Having a real hard time to decide.
I converted my pre-lci to lci M-Sport conversion and swapped chrome trim to Matte Black.

Gunmetal looks great with our SGM:



Silver looks great, too:



Matte black and gloss black... meh, you won't be able to see the rims.

Just sayin'
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Fått hem fälgarna nu!

http://www.greenpart.se/product.html...isr10-gunmetal

Nu är däcken kvarstående prob. Kan jag köra på 275 30 19 utan att skrapa emot?

265 blir lite stretchad & det gillas inte.

Va tror ni ?
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damn, i thought I answered on the swedish forum hehe.

translated: I got my rims now http://www.greenpart.se/product.html...isr10-gunmetal

buut, do u think i can fit the 275 30 19 without rubbing or any probs?

the 265 can go but theres a stretch, and i dont like that..

what do u think? its stock sport suspension.
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I converted my pre-lci to lci M-Sport conversion and swapped chrome trim to Matte Black.

Gunmetal looks great with our SGM:



Silver looks great, too:



Matte black and gloss black... meh, you won't be able to see the rims.

Just sayin'
How did u convert your trim, plastidip or u bought new compl trim?
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How did u convert your trim, plastidip or u bought new compl trim?
Bought the upper trim, because I got tired trying to wrap it. I plan to plastidip the bottom trim. I didn't want to buy replacement bottom trim because the replacement is flimsy rubber. So, why not plastidip the bottom?

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=671155

OBTW, 275 would fit perfectly in rear on your 19s. Offset at 32 is good.
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damn, i thought I answered on the swedish forum hehe.

translated: I got my rims now http://www.greenpart.se/product.html...isr10-gunmetal

buut, do u think i can fit the 275 30 19 without rubbing or any probs?

the 265 can go but theres a stretch, and i dont like that..

what do u think? its stock sport suspension.
Very nice rims! Post pics when you finish!
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damn, i thought I answered on the swedish forum hehe.

translated: I got my rims now http://www.greenpart.se/product.html...isr10-gunmetal

buut, do u think i can fit the 275 30 19 without rubbing or any probs?

the 265 can go but theres a stretch, and i dont like that..

what do u think? its stock sport suspension.
On a prelci e90? I think it could be done fairly easily. If it does rub its nothing some negative camber cant fix.
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Very nice rims! Post pics when you finish!
Ordered tyres 5h ago, so I think they'll be at my place on wednes or thursday.

Yeah thanks, the rims are kind of "unique" havent seen any e90 on the isr10. but irl they are much more attractive, the concavity is magical.. but i'll take some photos so u can see what i achieved hehe.

http://viewitem.eim.ebay.se/Set-of-4...161144839/item

U think these will fit my rims?

and i appreciate your help mr!
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