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      04-19-2012, 10:47 AM   #969
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I want uber aggressive...in a mood to spend $$ lol

And its not lowered, merely stock like we all got.

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Go at least 18 and 12. I think you might even be able to do 20 and 15. the XI rides high.
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      04-19-2012, 10:50 AM   #970
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Go at least 18 and 12. I think you might even be able to do 20 and 15. the XI rides high.
sweet. okay 18 and 12. I'm easy to persuade LOL
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      04-19-2012, 11:15 AM   #971
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75 bucks for shipping? OUCH.

Need to find alternative
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Someone mentioned they added spacers for their summer tires, what size spacers did you use? Do you have any pics?
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      04-19-2012, 08:30 PM   #973
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Ordered 12mm and 18mm from N54 tuning. 99 each plus 16.50 total shipping.

Can't wait
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      04-19-2012, 08:31 PM   #974
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Someone mentioned they added spacers for their summer tires, what size spacers did you use? Do you have any pics?
I just ordered...oh just read my post. LOL
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      04-19-2012, 10:36 PM   #975
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Hey morphius buddy, can you post pics when you're done? I want to see how this looks before I do this....?
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      04-19-2012, 11:10 PM   #976
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Hey morphius buddy, can you post pics when you're done? I want to see how this looks before I do this....?
Will do.

My Lux lights will be in as well. Good times
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Ordered 12mm and 18mm from N54 tuning. 99 each plus 16.50 total shipping.

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Thanks...I assume..12 in the back..18 for the front?

I think it should look pretty slick, give it a nice look without lowering the car and worrying about ramps and pot holes.
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Thanks...I assume..12 in the back..18 for the front?

I think it should look pretty slick, give it a nice look without lowering the car and worrying about ramps and pot holes.
I think 12 front, 18 back.

pyceasyas123 can you clarify???
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Thanks...I assume..12 in the back..18 for the front?

I think it should look pretty slick, give it a nice look without lowering the car and worrying about ramps and pot holes.
Once I'm done you can even have a look in person!

You showing up for the April 29th Edmonton Facebook BMW Meetup?
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I'd like to see pics as well.

Spacers seem a little pricey for what they are, but if they make a noticeable difference I'd consider them.
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I'd like to see pics as well.

Spacers seem a little pricey for what they are, but if they make a noticeable difference I'd consider them.
needed to burn some cash. LOL
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Once I'm done you can even have a look in person!

You showing up for the April 29th Edmonton Facebook BMW Meetup?
Nope, didn't hear of it. Whats going on and where?

Also, I am doing my winter tire change at tire warehouse, they refused to add the spacers because they didn't think it would be safe as it could throw off the preformance aspects of the car and cause problems at high speed. True or False? Anyone?

Also I called BMW for a quote to see what they would charge and I guess they don't do it either.

Are you you doing this by yourself?
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Nope, didn't hear of it. Whats going on and where?

Also, I am doing my winter tire change at tire warehouse, they refused to add the spacers because they didn't think it would be safe as it could throw off the preformance aspects of the car and cause problems at high speed. True or False? Anyone?

Also I called BMW for a quote to see what they would charge and I guess they don't do it either.

Are you you doing this by yourself?
Really?

I bought:
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Yup doing it myself. changing over the tires tomorrow at home,then when the spacers come I'm popping those on in a couple of weeks.

For the BMW Meet, check this out on F/B:

April 29th
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https://www.facebook.com/events/2791..._mall_activity
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I think 12 front, 18 back.

pyceasyas123 can you clarify???
18 front, 12 rear. it makes a big difference. you cant go as aggressive in the rear as the front unless you want to roll your fenders. if you run your finger on the inside of the front and rear fenders you will know what I mean.

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Someone mentioned they added spacers for their summer tires, what size spacers did you use? Do you have any pics?
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Hey morphius buddy, can you post pics when you're done? I want to see how this looks before I do this....?
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Thanks...I assume..12 in the back..18 for the front?

I think it should look pretty slick, give it a nice look without lowering the car and worrying about ramps and pot holes.
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I think 12 front, 18 back.

pyceasyas123 can you clarify???
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I'd like to see pics as well.

Spacers seem a little pricey for what they are, but if they make a noticeable difference I'd consider them.
Here guys...not the best picture but....

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      04-21-2012, 01:02 PM   #986
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18 front, 12 rear. it makes a big difference. you cant go as aggressive in the rear as the front unless you want to roll your fenders. if you run your finger on the inside of the front and rear fenders you will know what I mean.
PHEW! Thank god you clarified, I would just put on in the reverse!!

Your pics looks good btw!
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      04-21-2012, 01:36 PM   #987
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Just got my summers on - man, they look stunning. Super low profile and the wheels just look amazing.....
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Just got my summers on - man, they look stunning. Super low profile and the wheels just look amazing.....
Did you lower your car? I remember them having a gap but maybe that was just in my head?
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No, I'd love to lower it but really the roads here are crap and there's so much construction that I'd just scratch something. Calgary roads are nasty to nice cars and lowered suspensions.... As it is, I'm going to have to go buy some touch up paint...
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Here guys...not the best picture but....

Very nice!!!
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