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Old 08-01-2013, 02:31 PM   #339641
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I thought 10mm is the one to avoid. I have 12mm spacers in the rear with no issue.
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Yeah, that's what I was saying. Anything 12-8mm should be avoided. 12's starting varying a little bit whether they fit or not based on the chamfer of the wheel's centerbore.
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Old 08-01-2013, 02:33 PM   #339643
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My van has a GM 4speed automatic, same as used in the automatic E36, and will bolt right up to any GM V8.

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Old 08-01-2013, 02:37 PM   #339645
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lol, sounds like he deserved it when he was already on a suspended license and trying to streetrace.
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Old 08-01-2013, 02:37 PM   #339646
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I don't know about the 12mm spacers, but I do know you keep mentioning the rear. I don't need/want spacers for the rear wheels. Also, 10mm is the one to avoid because of the seating issue, but if you can get it on a lathe and tweak it, it is a viable option. I just don't know how much that option would cost, so I would rather avoid it.
I mentioned rear because I need the spacing in the rear in MY case. It shouldn't make a difference between rear/front, though.

In my case, I needed about 10mm rear and 5mm front. So I did 12mm in the rear. Once installed, I ended up leaving the fronts as is because they were about the same flushness at that point. I could do 5mm in the front to get them more flush but I'd want to add 5mm more to the rear to even it out again. That's going to start me down a bad path (Ricky Bobby) of buying hand fulls of spacers and tire sizes, etc.

But yes. 10 bad. 12 fine. Got mine from Rotiform down by you.
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Oh hi Ken, how are you? Happy birthday dude.
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I mentioned rear because I need the spacing in the rear in MY case. It shouldn't make a difference between rear/front, though.

In my case, I needed about 10mm rear and 5mm front. So I did 12mm in the rear. Once installed, I ended up leaving the fronts as is because they were about the same flushness at that point. I could do 5mm in the front to get them more flush but I'd want to add 5mm more to the rear to even it out again. That's going to start me down a bad path (Ricky Bobby) of buying hand fulls of spacers and tire sizes, etc.

But yes. 10 bad. 12 fine. Got mine from Rotiform down by you.
You have a square set up? This is news to me.
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I like nothing about mkodama, Miles, second Miles, third Miles, et al.
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That's pretty clever. Did you come up with the idea on your own, Ramin?
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That's pretty clever. Did you come up with the idea on your own, Ramin?
Thank you sir. well, I saw people do that to their stock intake housing. they just made a hole on the bottom of the housing for the tube. then I decided to do it for mine.
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Nice. Are you going to be putting a grill over the bumper side of it?
There is no need for that, unless you mean strictly for aesthetic purposes.
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