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      07-23-2013, 06:59 AM   #45
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i'll find out for u tomorrow Dj.....
I would have thought it would be scrub city with m3 spec tyres if thats whats on there
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      07-23-2013, 10:05 PM   #46
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I would have thought it would be scrub city with m3 spec tyres if thats whats on there
only at 80kms on some bumps DJ.... other than that they feel great. minor rub as well.
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      07-24-2013, 02:54 AM   #47
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I would have thought it would be scrub city with m3 spec tyres if thats whats on there
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      07-31-2013, 12:11 AM   #48
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Wheels are on

Car back today, Satin black 230s on-board.

TBH atm it's still growing on me... I like it but the 230s are unique wheels, well leave it to your thoughts.
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      07-31-2013, 02:40 AM   #49
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Hmm to me it felt like it's too much... Like the car needs a contrast if you know what I mean.
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      07-31-2013, 03:22 AM   #50
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Nice, I just sprayed some wheels Satin Black in my spare time at work today haha

And +1 to kaitan regarding the contrast.. you need dark tinted windows now.
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      07-31-2013, 03:50 AM   #51
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growing on me

well starting to really like it now.. just have to keep tyres black : (
hear u on the tint, needs it..

not going to see a 335i with black 230s anytime soon. : 0 if i could do it again i would make them a little more glossy.

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Looking good joe. You need some colored calipers and 18% tint
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      07-31-2013, 04:25 AM   #53
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Looking good joe. You need some colored calipers and 18% tint
like it

Plus Mtec front...
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      07-31-2013, 06:46 AM   #54
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Looks awesome bro! I like the unique look of the 230s.
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      07-31-2013, 06:55 AM   #55
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Looks alright, personally I would have gone more glossy with the black but that's just me. Also like I said before.. supporting mods to go with it lol.
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Looking good Joe!!

Needs some black center caps, tint, some spacers and lower it abit more
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      07-31-2013, 05:45 PM   #57
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Nice one Joe
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      07-31-2013, 07:11 PM   #58
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That looks cool - I like it! +1 on tints and perhaps adding some additional black highlights on the car like front splitters, rear lip/spoiler which will help tie in the black grills and wheels. Slight drop will add some aggression to the look .

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      07-31-2013, 10:49 PM   #59
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thanks Boys..

Once Mtec front is done I will move on to some of the lines.
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Looking good !
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Not bad at all! Really needs a drop bro. That would be the first on the list IMO.
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