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      06-12-2006, 11:54 PM   #1
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lowered non-sport 325i on stock 16" rims

anyone here lower their non-sport 325i on their stock 16" rims? i'd like to see how it looks. im thinking about doing this until im able to save enough money for rims but im not sure how it will look
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anyone here lower their non-sport 325i on their stock 16" rims? i'd like to see how it looks. im thinking about doing this until im able to save enough money for rims but im not sure how it will look
It will look alot better than now! Drop first, then get rims.

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hmmm.... i donno... i've always had the money to drop my car, but i wouldnt have the money to get rims, so that was holding me off for a while. if you drop your car, your stock rims will look really small on your car that it'll look funny. i say you wait until u have to funds to do both at the same time.
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pics: http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=13717

suspension before getting wheels. that's the plan i've always followed.
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suspension before getting wheels. that's the plan i've always followed.
DROPPED!!! Man, that looks hott!!

Kel, bro, drop it like it's hawt, get the rims later.

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Here is a crappy pic of my ride. with H&R Coilovers, Many props to Creative Autoworks for the installation! ---

I need my wheels now!

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Here is a crappy pic of my ride. with H&R Coilovers, Many props to Creative Autoworks for the installation! ---

I need my wheels now!

hey man, how much did you get your h&r coilovers for? how's the ride compared to stock? adjustible dampners? i didn't know h&r coilovers were out for the e90.
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Got them HERE at MOREPOWERRACING (took a few hours of research to find these guys at this price.. prolly the best price out there.

1264 no tax (for CA) + free shipping (there is a small handling fee)

The ride is Awesome. YOU GET WHAT YOU PAY FOR!!!

IMHO - Honestly ... it is equal to or better than STOCK.
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hows your camber? also did you get an alignment?
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hows your camber? also did you get an alignment?
Im not sure.... i will get an alignment after i get the wheels. hopefully mid july.
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heres my 325i dropped on kw v3's on 20's...unfortunately i dont have pics of before cause i put the rims on first, hoping that i wouldnt need a drop...but lemme tell you, this board is peer pressure...and i cracked so i got coilovers.. cant complain tho, im pretty happy with the results
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      06-28-2006, 08:57 PM   #13
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haha i was bored so i decided to do a few photoshops on my car to see how it would look lowered







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im not familiar with BMW stock shocks, but will they blow out fast?
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^^those pics are pretty slammed man...thats a HUGE drop
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my photo shop pics arent that great but here are a few more...










tried to do it with sport suspension.
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what kinda rims are ya lookin for anyways? and what size? if you get 19's you wouldnt really need a drop...even tho a drop would be hawt..18's, prolly and if you get 20's...definately...but you gotta have something in mind ya kno?
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