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      06-12-2007, 12:35 PM   #1
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Need help with rims/ideas please!!

In order for me to put 18" CSL rims or M6 replicas on my e90, would i have to drop my car, and if i do, would it be a significantly big drop?
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uhhhhhh...............Why would you have to drop your car to put new wheels on? Sooooo no you dont have to drop anything , except for some cash, to put wheels on.
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put the new wheels on and drop the car til the tire rubs.
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If your car has the sport package you dont need a drop with 18s; they will look fine. However if you're gonna go with 19s you will need a drop or else it'll look like a 4x4. The drop doesnt have to be significant. An inch drop will suffice.
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