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Old 11-09-2012, 05:08 PM   #1801
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Old 11-09-2012, 05:27 PM   #1802
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^ looks like the trunk lights don't quite line up with the quarter-panel lights...

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Old 11-12-2012, 04:46 PM   #1804
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Once again, V701s are one of my favorite wheel models! They look great on E46s!
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Old 11-12-2012, 09:56 PM   #1805
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I've had my 718's sittin' in the garage for a while now.. 19x8.5/9.5 et 33&35




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Old 11-12-2012, 10:54 PM   #1806
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^ those are going to be SWEEET offsets for your car!
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Old 11-12-2012, 10:56 PM   #1807
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I just don't know what size tire to run if I'll be lowering the car/rolling fenders :/
I kind of want to sell them and get 18's instead.. I could go a little lower and tires would be less expensive.. but I might not.. thoughts?

Also, I really don't feel like scrolling through all pages of this thread.. are there any pictures of a lowered coupe on 19's?
I'll be installing h/r race springs to lower my car a couple inches hopefully. Will that work with, say, 245 and 225 tires? I'm really unsure as to which tires to run because I don't know what sizes will rub when I lower it.

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Old 11-13-2012, 03:05 PM   #1808
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I've had my 718's sittin' in the garage for a while now.. 19x8.5/9.5 et 33&35



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Old 11-13-2012, 03:10 PM   #1809
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Here are some pics of a photo shoot we did, 19" V710s on an E46 M3!


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Old 11-13-2012, 03:12 PM   #1810
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Could you help me out with my questions? Lol.
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Old 11-13-2012, 03:38 PM   #1811
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The thing is, we can give you a guaranteed no rub fitment, but that is only on stock suspension. There are plenty of factors that go into a lowered, after market suspension, rub free fitment. Normally we would recommend a 235 front 265 rear combo. This may fit with little modification needed.
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Old 11-13-2012, 03:50 PM   #1812
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Old 11-13-2012, 03:53 PM   #1813
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Could I fit 235 and 225 without rubbing on a 1.5-2" drop on hr's? My wheel specs are above.
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Old 11-13-2012, 04:00 PM   #1814
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Those tire sizes fit on a coupe. And again, I could not guarantee or say whether that would work. However my suspicion is that it would if you ran the 225 seeing as it will have a bit of a stretch
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Old 11-13-2012, 04:06 PM   #1815
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Well I'm sure they fit on stock suspension. And I completely forgot that I have 225 stock in the front. So I'm sure it wouldn't rub. I would put on 245 in the rear but my only question is will it rub rolled fenders after the drop?
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At my height my 255's never rubbed at ET45. My tires do rub on deep dips with 265's ET45. Putting 10mm spacers on for a total ET35 in the rear with 265's I rubbed just leaving the driving. I bet 255 will rub hard as well as 245. 235 might work but your ET33 is pretty aggressive. Fenders will need to be rolled hardcore or cut, bumper clips shaved smooth, and maybe even fender pulls. Good luck!
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We'll see how it goes! I'll probably go 225 and 235. I'm trying to save up as much as I can for tires at the moment. -_-
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Old 11-16-2012, 11:38 AM   #1818
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How long does it take to get wheels shipped? I might be selling my 718's on Tuesday for 1100, and I'd pick up VB3's (on MB they're just under $900.. is that the cheapest around?)

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At my height my 255's never rubbed at ET45. My tires do rub on deep dips with 265's ET45. Putting 10mm spacers on for a total ET35 in the rear with 265's I rubbed just leaving the driving. I bet 255 will rub hard as well as 245. 235 might work but your ET33 is pretty aggressive. Fenders will need to be rolled hardcore or cut, bumper clips shaved smooth, and maybe even fender pulls. Good luck!
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How long does it take to get wheels shipped? I might be selling my 718's on Tuesday for 1100, and I'd pick up VB3's (on MB they're just under $900.. is that the cheapest around?)

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If we have the wheels in stock, then shipping we typically say takes 5 to 7 business days. But for the most part we have found that it quicker than that
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