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      02-16-2011, 02:40 AM   #1
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18x9.5 and 18x11?!

What are your guy's input on this setup?
Im thinking of running:
Fronts: 18x9.5 et 22
Rear: 18x10.5 et 20
obviously i would have to run stretched and poked tires.
I have all four fenders rolled currently.
Im due for alignment soon so camber?

either that or
18x10 et 22
18x11 et 20

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do et.

9.5 and 10.5

i think the 18x10 et22 rear maybe the way to go.
unless ur gangster and 11 et20 rear, will be god flush.
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Hello

I Have 9-20 front et 35. 4mm clarence to the shock. and 10,5-20 et 35 back. And that is perfect.

So you shuld have no problems running this in 18.

You can go a litle lower on the offsett, 28 front and 30 back, and it will still lock awsom because the rims are Wide.
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do et.

9.5 and 10.5

i think the 18x10 et22 rear maybe the way to go.
unless ur gangster and 11 et20 rear, will be god flush.
mmhmm sounds like 9.5 and 10.5 is the way to roll.
any recommended tire size for the rear?
I know up front will be a 235/40/18.
this is gonna be sweet

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I Have 9-20 front et 35. 4mm clarence to the shock. and 10,5-20 et 35 back. And that is perfect.

So you shuld have no problems running this in 18.

You can go a litle lower on the offsett, 28 front and 30 back, and it will still lock awsom because the rims are Wide.
alright thanks, what tire sizes did you run?
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So 9.5 in the front and 10.5 in the rear for an E90 will be flush all around, no?
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Here is 8,5-19 and 9,5-19 with et20.





If you go 9,5 front et 28, wil it only be 5mm more out than the picture. and at the back you can have 25, and it wil be 3mm more out.

265/35-18 is god...
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Here is 8,5-19 and 9,5-19 with et20.





If you go 9,5 front et 28, wil it only be 5mm more out than the picture. and at the back you can have 25, and it wil be 3mm more out.

265/35-18 is god...

what the hell, how come that is the first time ive seen pictures of such a sexy wagon.
so your front is a 19x8.5 but what offset is it?
thats a sick setup
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Thanks....

Front and rear is Et 20. This is only winter wheels...
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damn you do it big up in norway.
sick setup, reminds me of Mark Fatlace's e91 wagon setup.
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damn you do it big up in norway.
sick setup, reminds me of Mark Fatlace's e91 wagon setup.
Hehe...

Jes, and i am suprised of how god it rides. Much better than original 17" run flat's.

245/30-20 and 285/25-20


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Sick e91!!!
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keep an eye out for this update
im hoping the community is accepting of
18x9.5 et 22
18x10.5 et 22
Edit: might wait to find a set in 19s.
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18x9 and 18x11

not sure of the offsets, too lazy to look it up.

with the right offsets it can be done.
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18x9 and 18x11

not sure of the offsets, too lazy to look it up.

with the right offsets it can be done.
yah i saw those, those guys keep their offsets secret and will take em to the grave.
haha.
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Hehe.... yes. But it si only to messure from the shocks....





This one is 10-19 and 11,5-19. But rubbs... To soft... friend of me...
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Not be a hater or anything, but why would you want to do this, just for looks? You do realize car will handle like sh.t on a setup like this?
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Not be a hater or anything, but why would you want to do this, just for looks? You do realize car will handle like sh.t on a setup like this?
theres some that will love this look and its just not right for others.
this is just for daily driving, i dont go drifting around corners or anything and for track days, i have my track set up
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theres some that will love this look and its just not right for others.
this is just for daily driving, i dont go drifting around corners or anything and for track days, i have my track set up
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What do you guys think is the widest I can go in 18 or 19 with my 08 e92 335xi? If 18s I'd like CCW wheels, 19s options are still open but I'm thinking Volk or Advan with lip. Everyone says 8.5/9.5x19 et35 is the best bet but would it look flush? I rather not ride with spacers. Thanks for all the help. Its the x-Drive that confuses me what my possibillities are. Apperantly it's not the same as a 335i....
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