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      01-18-2008, 01:59 AM   #1
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Advice on Best place for M5 reps for e90?

hey everyone,

just wanted to ask advice on recommended places to get a set of the 19" M5 reps online. i have read that the reps made from Italy are the most accurate to the OEM version.

secondly what would be the best offset to get without getting spacers. i have the sports package and will not lower the car and will probaly run 265's in the rear.

thanks everyone, you guys are always great help.
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go to http://www.**********s.com/ and get the best price.
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any chance M5 rep owners can recommend the right offset for these wheels with just the normal sports package. i'm not going to lower the car and did not want to use any spacers. thanks
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so cheap.... damn i wish they sold it in Europe as well, **********s site.

No wonder so many of you have 19s in US, they are like dirt cheap from discount sites, im so jealous!
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i have read that the reps made from Italy are the most accurate to the OEM version.
Ah I remember that thread. I think it was an e91 with some serious concave M5 reps. They looked so good. Was it finally decided that they couldn't import those into the US?
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What manufacturer from Italy makes that replicas ? I have also seen some catalogue that has VW. Audi, BMW etc, everything replica, M5, M6, 162s...but i didnt write down the name of manufacturer but it was Italian. Then it is close to me. Does anyone know ?

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so cheap.... damn i wish they sold it in Europe as well, **********s site.

No wonder so many of you have 19s in US, they are like dirt cheap from discount sites, im so jealous!
We've shipped wheels to Estonia 4 or 5 times before, feel free to contact us if you're interested..
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Hey Mike, thank you very much. Can you stop by my shop tomorrow? Let me know.
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so cheap.... damn i wish they sold it in Europe as well, **********s site.

No wonder so many of you have 19s in US, they are like dirt cheap from discount sites, im so jealous!
I shipped a set of wheels to Estonia last week. Check out the link in my sig.
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Thanks for the recommendation guys, international shipments are no problem
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How much does it cost to ship to Croatia, set of E92 M3 reps ? Do they look better than M6 reps on black E90 ? Some photos maybe ? How much is the price for the set of wheels in 18" for E90 ?

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Did we ever bottom who sold those great concabe E91 M5 rep wheels?
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How much does it cost to ship to Croatia, set of E92 M3 reps ? Do they look better than M6 reps on black E90 ? Some photos maybe ? How much is the price for the set of wheels in 18" for E90 ?

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Did we ever bottom who sold those great concabe E91 M5 rep wheels?
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=58144

Good luck tracking these things down. There's a reason only one member has them...

If you do find them and would like to ship to USA let me know!


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there is not a real brand on it. they are coming from italy, the company is "Forest Srl", you can search thousand of hours on the internet, you will not find anything, i searched for hours ...
The model is "Replica 244" or "Pict.244"
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City's website map : http://sangiorgiodipiano.e-unico.it/...ElemFormat=gif
City's website (in italian) : http://www.comune.san-giorgio-di-piano.bo.it/

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That is the problem ...
i buight them bei iwag.ch, swiss importer.
EDIT : they can NOT sell out of Switzerland !

On the wheels delivered papers, a company called "Forest Srl" is mentionned.
NOTHING over the Internet (i searched for hours) ...

No idea of the company, in my opinion this is the name of the ironry, or something like that ...

The only thing which is cleared, but just half clear, it is the model.
Called "Replica 244" or "PICT.244" ...

don't try to search over the internet, i tried to ...

very very special ...
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http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=58144

Good luck tracking these things down. There's a reason only one member has them...

If you do find them and would like to ship to USA let me know!
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