View Single Post
Old 01-14-2008, 06:54 AM   #24
Rob Levinson * UUC Motorwerks
UUC Motorwerks, *******
 
Rob Levinson * UUC Motorwerks's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 1969
Location: GA
Posts: 3,949
My Ride: 7s, M5s, M3s, others
Quote:
Originally Posted by shady3one3 View Post
Hey Rob random question - do you know if OEM ZHP wheels will clear the 4 piston wilwood caliper? I was recently thinking with the number of road trips i go on I should start carrying a spare, and I know my 17" spare doesn't make it. Was thinking of picking up a ZHP wheel.
Can't say exactly as I have not test-fitted the ZHP wheel. For either our Wilwood or Alcon kits, we've got the wheel fitment diagrams on our website. Simply print life-size (1:1 in printer settings), glue to a piece of cardboard, cut out the profile, and fit into the wheel. This will tell you exactly if there will be interference and will give you a good idea of how big a spacer (if any) you will need. You really only have to worry about the front, BMW rear rotor offset is so much greater that wheel fitment is almost never a problem.

Wilwood 4-piston / 325mm front diagram for E46/E36:
http://www.uucmotorwerks.com/pbc/SUP..._1_1_TEMPL.pdf

Wilwood 4-piston / 325mm front diagram for E46/E36 (8mm more clearance):
http://www.uucmotorwerks.com/pbc/SUP..._1_1_TEMPL.pdf

Alcon 4-piston / 325mm rotor front diagram for E46/E36:
http://www.uucmotorwerks.com/alcon/I...R_4POT_325.pdf

- Rob
Rob Levinson * UUC Motorwerks is offline   Reply With Quote