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View Poll Results: What wheels should i get for my e46?
LM Reps 3 23.08%
CSL Reps 9 69.23%
M Pars 0 0%
Other 1 7.69%
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Old 07-01-2013, 12:21 PM   #1
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Poll: Wheel Choices Help!

I have an 01 330ci Orient Blue metallic non sport. Im looking for a new set of rims for my car, i know it all comes down to personal preference but i wanted to get a lil help from the e46 community. My choices so far are

1) 18 inch LM Reps from Umnitza


2) 18 inch CSL Reps from Umnitza


3) 18 inch M Par reps


4) Other (please post and state which rims you think are best)

Im really not looking to spend more then like $650 - $700 on the rims so any ideas would be appreciated.

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Old 07-01-2013, 12:38 PM   #2
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I like the CSL reps, but remember, its what YOU like.
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Old 07-01-2013, 12:43 PM   #3
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I like the CSL reps, but remember, its what YOU like.
The only concern I have is I have 18 inch tires already purchased and if I got csl reps I'd really want them in 19" that's why I'm having a tough time deciding
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I will be going to the 19" CSL reps when my 17" tires are finally shot.
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Old 07-01-2013, 01:12 PM   #5
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#1 by far. Leaps and bounds. As far as looks anyway.

And BTW, unless you're just buying the outer portion of a multi-piece wheel, the correct word is wheel, not rims. Rims is a ghetto term and must be squashed.
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19 inch csl reps, but i guess im biased!
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if you can't make up your mind, just buy 1 of each, & keep an original wheel.
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Old 07-01-2013, 10:45 PM   #8
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if you can't make up your mind, just buy 1 of each, & keep an original wheel.
Now this is thinking outside of the box, I like it. Maybe i can do the same with tires. Have 1 of each kind of tire. Like a blizzak for my front left, Bridgestone performance for my rear right. Etc
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Would 18in lm reps look good though? I feel like since it has such a huge lip it may make the wheels look small
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I have that concern as well. They very well might not be the best when actually on the car.
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I have that concern as well. They very well might not be the best when actually on the car.
Yeah i might just wait until I can save up for 19 inch tired as well. Cuz I have brand new 18 inch tires just sitting in my garage right now that I got for free
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But tbh if you have those ZHP wheels currently I wouldnt switch.
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Pic of your car? You can't go wrong with lm reps. They look good on just about anything.


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But tbh if you have those ZHP wheels currently I wouldnt switch.
Sold them, I know have some pretty f'd up style 71's
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do you have zhp wheels now ? keep them! favorite e46 wheel by far
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