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      06-17-2012, 09:20 PM   #1
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Any Pics of 162 Wheel Set Ups with Spacers?

Sup Guys,

I'm considering getting some spacers for my 330XI. Currently I'm running on 162's and would like to see some pics of fellow drivers with the same rims running on spacers to help me decide which size to go with.

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I have style 197 (same size as the 162's) with 18mm rear and 12.5 up front. Looks perfect IMO.
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I have style 197 (same size as the 162's) with 18mm rear and 12.5 up front. Looks perfect IMO.
Your car looks really good. Do you rub at all? Lowered? How's wheelgap?
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E90, the pic in your sig looks like you running on spacers?
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Your car looks really good. Do you rub at all? Lowered? How's wheelgap?
Thanks man! I have Eibach springs and BMW Performance shocks, no rubbing. I did rub once on an onramp with 5 college guys and a full trunk... About 1 finger gap now all around after settling.
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E90, the pic in your sig looks like you running on spacers?
No, i'm not but I am seriously considering running them.
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Anyone else running 162's with spacers? C'mon post your pics.
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sorry these are not the best pics, but all I have on this computer right now. I'm running 15mm in the back and 10mm in the front. Mine's the black pre LCI, obvi...

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Sickem, the stance looks good. What brand did you go with? Any noticeble wheel vibrations since you installed them?
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Sickem, the stance looks good. What brand did you go with? Any noticeble wheel vibrations since you installed them?
Thx, I did burger tuning spacers. Maybe a little vibration but nothing major. It's hard to say since I've hit the occasional pothole so could be the wheels themselves. Overall I'm very happy with the spacers. They came with the elongated bolts as well.
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I'm running 18mm spacers in the back and love it.
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Stylebimma, your car looks good.
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Stylebimma, love the whip. I am leaning towards 18 or 20 rears. What brand did you go with? Do you have any spacers in the front?
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I installed some BSM spacers,18mm rear and 12mm front? I contacted RAD about some extended wheel locks for a staggered set up. Unfortunately they don't do staggered set ups. They stated I would need to buy two different sets.

Is there anyway around this? How have others done it with staggered set up?
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I have 15mm in the rears, I think it looks better than the 17.5 I had. Also I had 12mm up front but they poked out to much. So rite now I don't have any spacers up front. Debating on getting 10mm spacers for up front.
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~ 12mm spacers are only on the rear...



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~ i got a complete set (with lugs) available i pulled off my lease turn in bmw coupe... before & after (night & day). finishes the look!

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set up for sale $115 plus shipping: (front & rear)... 10mm & 12mm with black bolts:

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