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      10-20-2006, 08:48 AM   #1
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335i puts on her new shoes!!

The tough thing in life is buying a new car and realizing how badly the stock wheels just had to go.

So called up guys at 5zigen to check out there SC3000's nice wheels and great price. $1000 shipped for the set.


Wheels are 19x8.5 front with 35mm offset and 19x9.5 rear with a 35mm offset.

Fitment is good.

Next thing is need some solid suspension to make the rear of the car stiffer.

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      10-20-2006, 09:12 AM   #2
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Looks great! Is your car lowered? Is it a sport?

I am curious if you are getting any rubbing. More pictures please!!

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      10-20-2006, 09:52 AM   #3
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all E92's have sport suspension, so that won't affect the ride height.
Doesn't appear to be lowered.

Not sure about the black rims... though with some additional mods it may look great. Just a bit aggressive for an otherwise stock ride.
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      10-20-2006, 09:59 AM   #4
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are you using spacers in the rear? seams pretty agressive for 35mm offset
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      10-20-2006, 10:10 AM   #5
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Looks great! Did you install pressure sensors in your new wheels? If not, are you getting any error messages from the car?
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are you using spacers in the rear? seams pretty agressive for 35mm offset
Yeah I thought the same, looks very aggresive for a 35 offset.
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I didn't realize that E92s had pressure sensors inside the tire???
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      10-20-2006, 10:24 AM   #8
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I didn't realize that E92s had pressure sensors inside the tire???
all 2007's in the U.S. do.

The '07s outside the U.S. have the same system from 2006.
Search, this topic's been discussed a hundred times.
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Looks agressive!! enjoy your ride.
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Thanks guys, no rubbing.

Tires are 235/35/19 and 255/30/19 rear. The tire sensors just need to be pulled out of the stock wheels, once installed in the new wheels I haven't had any problems.

Car seems to handle better with a bit more rubber on the road. Can't wait for some coilovers.
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      10-20-2006, 11:03 AM   #11
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Why no Volks? Something about Mag. TE37's?

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how light is the 5zigen ?
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      10-20-2006, 12:26 PM   #13
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nice!!!
where did you get those rims?
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      10-20-2006, 06:36 PM   #14
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Got the rims from 5zigen. We have an account with them.
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      10-20-2006, 07:18 PM   #15
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Nees tint badly - especislly with those rims
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      10-20-2006, 08:55 PM   #16
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Are the rear wheels/tires protruding from the body at all or are they just really really flush? Hard to tell from this angle.
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      10-26-2006, 11:04 AM   #17
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Tires are 235/35/19 and 255/30/19 rear. The tire sensors just need to be pulled out of the stock wheels, once installed in the new wheels I haven't had any problems.
so the sensor is attached to the oem rim. If I was just to replace my tire, I don't need to mess with the sensor? pls confirm. Nice ride.
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all 2007's in the U.S. do.

The '07s outside the U.S. have the same system from 2006.
Search, this topic's been discussed a hundred times.
Not true, 07 335i Sedan is exactly like the 06 models.
Only the coupe has separate senors for each wheel.
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      10-28-2006, 01:36 PM   #20
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unless you're a 16-year-old rich kid...
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      10-28-2006, 01:48 PM   #21
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im not really feeling the rims, i would have got white ones, but that jus me. but congrats. we all make bad choses lol j/k
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