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Old 04-10-2006, 07:26 AM   #1
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Polished Lip Gloss Black Rim

Hi guys

Thinking of polishing the lip and spraying the rest black on a cross spoke 42 RIM. not sure if its gonna look good or ricey Any opinions appreciated.
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Old 04-10-2006, 07:53 AM   #2
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waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay to small of a wheel.... wont look right


18s with lip and black spokes look to small you gotta go 19s to make it look right
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Old 04-10-2006, 08:16 AM   #3
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thats what i thought. they are 16" rims. wanna go 17 or higher but i need to do shocks first. before i go a a tire n wheel change.
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Old 04-10-2006, 10:34 AM   #4
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if your gonna do shoks its 600 for shocks... spend another 150 and get a cupkit! and go 19s any other size your gonna regret every time u look at this site.... i started wiht wanting 18s and im ordering my 19s as soon as i decide on a tire
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Old 04-10-2006, 03:23 PM   #5
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Lol, yeah it will definitely look ricey on a 16" wheel.
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Old 04-11-2006, 02:56 AM   #6
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if your gonna do shoks its 600 for shocks... spend another 150 and get a cupkit! and go 19s any other size your gonna regret every time u look at this site.... i started wiht wanting 18s and im ordering my 19s as soon as i decide on a tire
thanks for the motivation

i am gonna get the TEIN SS coilovers and M3 RSM's as well. so its gonna set me back a bit. 19's are definitely the way to go!!! Love the CSL replicas and the "centre black polished lip" look. Guess I'll have to wait for my next bonus

Thanks for your feedback guys!
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