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Old 01-09-2014, 07:53 AM   #21
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What are the wheel specs on those 5 spoke O.Z.'s?
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Old 01-09-2014, 08:30 AM   #22
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Perform outstandingly..??
I wonder how you define outstanding.
The car however is not stock performance wise / handling wise. The car performs way better then it was stock. Yes the car is slammed to the ground but its really not as bad as people put it out to be. The whole bottom of my car is reinforced so it could take hits on imperfections on the road.
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that is something. i couldnt imagine driving that in the winter. especially when you come up on some frozen ice chunks in the road. must destroy the car. Being that low, it does look pretty good but must be a pain going in and out of driveways, over speed bumps, cracks in the road, driving over random debris you cant avoid. too much of a headache. In the video, all you hear is scrapping. people driving around you must think the car is breaking down
Lol peoples faces are priceless when they hear me hit the road in my car haha. But driving the car isnt really that bad i love it.
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Old 01-09-2014, 08:32 AM   #23
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what parts rub first?
The skid plate on the bottom
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Old 01-09-2014, 08:35 AM   #24
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Nice work Aaron! You know it's a love & hate game, and haters here I know can't even put half the work you are putting on your car.
Thanks man! And yeah they can hate all they want. But thats not gonna stop me from building this car how i want to build it. I defiantly left out alot of stuff in this thread that has been done to the car that would have them probably think otherwise.
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Old 01-09-2014, 08:36 AM   #25
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What are the wheel specs on those 5 spoke O.Z.'s?
17x8.5 et 13 and 17x10.5 et 19. Im running 15mm spacers all around to clear my brakes
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Old 01-09-2014, 08:49 AM   #26
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the titz, thats scary slammed. how do you get up your drive way?
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Old 01-09-2014, 08:50 AM   #27
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The curb at the bottom of my driveway is really small.
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Old 01-09-2014, 09:39 AM   #28
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Looking good, and I hate steel blue.

Are the OZ Breytons on the car for good? Or was that just a test fit?
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Old 01-09-2014, 09:39 AM   #29
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Old 01-09-2014, 09:54 AM   #30
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Aesthetically it does look good! I would feel ridiculous driving something like that around though. I guess in HS or college it would have been cool but In couldn't imagine showing up to work in it.

Edit...I'm only 22 why am I sounding like a 50 year old man, enjoy the car bet it's a head turner.
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Old 01-09-2014, 10:17 AM   #31
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you have a nice set up but not a fan
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Old 01-09-2014, 10:17 AM   #32
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Old 01-09-2014, 10:48 AM   #33
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Everytime I see a stanced car I can't help but think of this
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Old 01-09-2014, 11:20 AM   #34
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Looking good, and I hate steel blue.
Dude i felt the same way when i bought the car so i would have to agree with you on that. Then i added the white wheels and it changed my opinion on it.
Are the OZ Breytons on the car for good? Or was that just a test fit?
The OZ breytons are my friend shauns it was just a test fit. They may be mine one day tho
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Aesthetically it does look good! I would feel ridiculous driving something like that around though. I guess in HS or college it would have been cool but In couldn't imagine showing up to work in it.

Edit...I'm only 22 why am I sounding like a 50 year old man, enjoy the car bet it's a head turner.
I honestly love this car to death. The car is looking rough right now and the stance of the car is no where near complete. I still have tons of parts to install once winter is over.
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They arent going anywhere for a while probably! Haha
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Everytime I see a stanced car I can't help but think of this
Well im sorry you think that way man
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Old 01-09-2014, 11:31 AM   #35
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Well im sorry you think that way man
Yours isn't all that bad, I've definitely seen way worse. I guess its just personal preference as I don't seen function or form of stanced cars. Call me boring but I like a close to stock/subtle appearance. Aside from the stance car looks good!

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Old 01-09-2014, 11:42 AM   #36
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I can't believe your bumper is not destroyed. My car is not near as low and my MT2 is beaten to ****, it's almost time for me to replace it...again.
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I can't believe your bumper is not destroyed. My car is not near as low and my MT2 is beaten to ****, it's almost time for me to replace it...again.
I have a mtech 2 bumper along with m3 side skirts i just have to get them painted. And it might not look like it but my bracket on the right side of the bumper is destroyed. You just have to mod it a little and get creative to fix it. But other then that the stock coupe front bumper has been nearly indestructible for me! The lip i have on really helps protect it
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Old 01-09-2014, 11:54 AM   #38
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Everytime I see a stanced car I can't help but think of this
Makes me think of how people always claim awesome "fitment." It's like, c'mon man, those wheels clearly don't fit in the wheel wells at all. They're sticking out the sides. Call it "stanced" sure, but "fit" doesn't really seem to apply.
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Old 01-09-2014, 11:56 AM   #39
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Makes me think of how people always claim awesome "fitment." It's like, c'mon man, those wheels clearly don't fit in the wheel wells at all. They're sticking out the sides. Call it "stanced" sure, but "fit" doesn't really seem to apply.
Well my wheels dont rub when turning driving straight so i guess they "fit"
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Old 01-09-2014, 12:28 PM   #40
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Just not my steez. It's your car so you have the freedom to do whatever you want to it, and I respect that. But do you really find the sacrifice to be worth it?

I believe that BMW engineers had better than a "not that bad to drive" idea in their heads when building our cars.

That's just my .02
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