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Old 07-03-2005, 03:25 AM   #1
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will it be 100% trusted about fitment of BBS LM on 330ci?[/B]

Tiretrack only offers 18*8 fitment all around (offset +35) on 330ci for BBS LM and the salesman from tiretrack also added that i may have a rubbing issue on front wheel. But so far i went over the forums about this subject, their suggestion seems somewhat too conservative . Even Axis supermesh (it is one good-looking wheel i've ever found on BMW) offers staggered fitment as 19*8.5(front, offset +35) and 19*9.5 (rear, offset +40) and so do other brands. is there anyone who can tell me what other BBS LM's fitments exactly fit 2003 330ci(Spkg) without mods and fender rolled ?

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Old 07-03-2005, 11:20 AM   #2
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Those will fit definitely. I seen people run on 19x8.5 with 32mm offset that have to roll there rear fender...but no issues up front.
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Old 07-03-2005, 11:50 AM   #3
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Tirerack offers a gaurenteed fitment, so they are always very conservitive...ET35/8.5" in the front is fine, and ET40/9.5" for the rear might need a fender roll. If you are keeping the stock suspension, you are in the clear.

Hers a simple tool to measure how much room you really have. Enter the stock wheel infprmation, then the ones you want, and measure yourself w/ a metric ruler.

http://toy4two.home.mindspring.com/offset.html
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Old 07-05-2005, 04:09 PM   #4
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Thanks y'all
it was very helpful.............
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