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      08-16-2012, 10:22 AM   #23
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I would definitely paint those rotor hubs black while you still can cause they will rust. Car looks great otherwise, PE would really set it off nice too.
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      08-16-2012, 10:25 AM   #25
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What coils are you dropped on? Looks tons better after the mods!

Thanks, they are ST coilovers, ST is a company owned by KW, they are basically very similar to KW with a shorter warranty.
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      08-16-2012, 10:28 AM   #26
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I would definitely paint those rotor hubs black while you still can cause they will rust. Car looks great otherwise, PE would really set it off nice too.
Yeah they claim it has a zinc coating to prevent rust but I bet you are right, I was thinking of either painting them or addind a cear protective finish,what do you mean by ''PE''?
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Thanks man! Do you think I can space out the front without rubbing? My friend who helped me with the install recommended I only space out the rear.
Get some camber plates and add a little camber all around you need spacers on those bad boys. But again great start keep it up
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Yeah they claim it has a zinc coating to prevent rust but I bet you are right, I was thinking of either painting them or addind a cear protective finish,what do you mean by ''PE''?
Trust me on this one, My stoptech rotors said they had some sort of protective coating to prevent rust and about 2 weeks later after a few good rain storms the hubs started turning orange. You could get by with some sort of gloss black spray enamel. PE meaning BMW's Performance Exhaust. The aggressive sound with really go with the look youhave plus give you some nice tips out back
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Trust me on this one, My stoptech rotors said they had some sort of protective coating to prevent rust and about 2 weeks later after a few good rain storms the hubs started turning orange. You could get by with some sort of gloss black spray enamel. PE meaning BMW's Performance Exhaust. The aggressive sound with really go with the look youhave plus give you some nice tips out back

Thanks that sounds like good advice!
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Get some camber plates and add a little camber all around you need spacers on those bad boys. But again great start keep it up
Hm I don't know a lot about camber plates honestly, do you think I could get by with spacers, without camber plates?
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Hm I don't know a lot about camber plates honestly, do you think I could get by with spacers, without camber plates?
Whats the size and offsets all around right now?? Include tire size
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Hm I don't know a lot about camber plates honestly, do you think I could get by with spacers, without camber plates?
The wheels are 19'' x 9.5'' front, and 19'' x 10'' rear, I will have to look at the tire size again.
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The wheels are 19'' x 9.5'' front, and 19'' x 10'' rear, I will have to look at the tire size again.
Don't know the offsets?? You should be fine with the 9.5 probably not that low of an offset by the look of it. I would get a 10 mm front and 20 mm rear and your good. Worse case scenario you fold the front fenders very easy its thing just lightly hammer the lip down
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Don't know the offsets?? You should be fine with the 9.5 probably not that low of an offset by the look of it. I would get a 10 mm front and 20 mm rear and your good. Worse case scenario you fold the front fenders very easy its thing just lightly hammer the lip down
Yeah I don't know the offsets offhand , wow 10mm and 20mm that's really aggressive right?
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Yeah I don't know the offsets offhand , wow 10mm and 20mm that's really aggressive right?
Not to badbut if you want more conservative go 5mm and 10mm
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What lights are those ?

I'm looking to get rid of my oem halo's w/ the 20 yard wide amber eye lol

Car looks very nice.....make me want to speed up all the mods I have planned

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What lights are those ?

I'm looking to get rid of my oem halo's w/ the 20 yard wide amber eye lol

Car looks very nice.....make me want to speed up all the mods I have planned

Patience Danielson....haha
Thanks man, the headlights are made by depo, I got them off ebay they have led angel eye rings and clear corners heres a better pic.
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I read thru the thread but couldn't find what kind of rotors they are...can some enlighten me?
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I read thru the thread but couldn't find what kind of rotors they are...can some enlighten me?
I bought them off ebay from a seller called brakemotive.
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Looks much much much better!
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Hey man, small world! You know Gerald right? I'm not to far from you guys, I'm fom Memphis. Nice car BTW...

Yes I know Gerald and Adil. You should come over to LR the next time we have a group drive.

As far as spacers...depending on your current offset you could add spacers. I currently run et30 in the front and et27 in the rear using spacers.
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Yes I know Gerald and Adil. You should come over to LR the next time we have a group drive.

As far as spacers...depending on your current offset you could add spacers. I currently run et30 in the front and et27 in the rear using spacers.

Okay cool, I might have to meet you guys for the group drive then, sounds cool, and thanks for the invite! You must be Justin right? I'm Chase.
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